Subject: Re: [boost] [config] Macro for "using" type alias defects
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-04-25 23:23:07
On 04/26/18 01:50, Raffi Enficiaud via Boost wrote:
> Hi all,
> I was wondering if there is any macro in Boost.Config for advertising
> the defect of the "using" support from the compiler.
> I was reported this:
> and at the time I wrote the thing, I thought that those guards would
> have been enough:
> (auto, tuple and variadic template sounds to me more difficult to
> support than "using" template alias).
> Would it make sense to have BOOST_NO_CXX11_TYPE_ALIAS?
Why not just use a typedef?
I would say, using a macro check would make the code less maintainable.
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