[Gc] gcc34 c++ support

Sean Middleditch elanthis at awesomeplay.com
Fri Apr 23 10:55:24 PDT 2004


On Fri, 2004-04-23 at 13:46, Boehm, Hans wrote:
> Did you try gc_allocator.h instead of new_gc_alloc.h?

No, not yet; that would break huge amounts of existing code that depends
on the old interfaces...

> 
> The former is intended to be standards-conforming.  Hence it should be broken
> only by buggy C++ implementations, and we know there aren't any of those :-) .

Sounds good.  I don't think the header was around when I started using
the GC, so I guess I'll need to convert all my code.

Thanks,

> 
> Hans
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
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> > Sent: Friday, April 23, 2004 10:33 AM
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> > Subject: [Gc] gcc34 c++ support
> > 
> > 
> > GCC 3.4 seems to have removed the bits/stl_alloc.h header from
> > libstdc++, which the GC library requires, making it impossible to
> > compile a C++ using the library's C++ support.
> > 
> > I haven't had time to check if another header provides the necessary
> > declarations/templates/etc, but I thought I'd provide a heads up that
> > the problem exists.
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> > Sean Middleditch <elanthis at awesomeplay.com>
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