Subject: Re: [boost] C++03 / C++11 compatibility question for compiled libraries
From: Edward Diener (eldiener_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-02-17 18:42:57
On 2/17/2018 12:50 PM, Vinnie Falco via Boost wrote:
> Coming into this thread late, but this is of relevance:
> 66% regularly use C++11
> 46% don't plan to upgrade to a new C++ standard
> 21% regularly use C++03
> 41% mostly use C++11
> <5% mostly use C++03
> <3% mostly use C++98
> I think investment in C++03 yields significantly diminished returns.
> And C++11 is simply the most popular version.
> In light of this information, I would drop support for C++03 and
> require C++11 going forward.
What do you mean by "require C++11" ? People keep repeating this but
everyone seems to have a different meaning. To me it actually means
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk