Subject: Re: [boost] [msvc] #warning preprocessor directive
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-10-17 15:42:38
On 10/17/17 16:14, Edward Diener via Boost wrote:
> On 10/17/2017 8:10 AM, Beman Dawes via Boost wrote:
>> I find it very irritating that VC++ does not support #warning, and have
>> opened a feature request:
>> The last time #warning was suggested it was rejected because not enough
>> people voted for it. So please consider upvoting it on the above link.
>> The lack of #warning affects Boost libraries in that developers avoid
>> otherwise useful warnings because of the hassle for using an extension
>> supported by VC++.
> Maybe someone could promote #warning as an official addition to the C++
> standard ?
I think, if it has to be in a standard, it should become part of C first.