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Subject: Re: [boost] [parameter] Go C++11 and above only, or keep C++03 support?
From: Tim Blechmann (tim_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-11-04 08:16:53

>> Just stop debating and start writing some great code, guys! Our
>> users will be only happy. :)
> The thing is, that it's much easier to write great code using C++11, 14 and
> certainly C++17.

minus toolchain bugs. consider std::atomic for example: clang/libcxx had
a broken implementation until mid 2014, while msvc had a but until 2016.

using new standards early one may have to pay the price of the early
adopters. that said, in 2018 boost should be able to safely move to c++11.

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