[cfe-dev] C++ Language Support Library
doug.gregor at gmail.com
Mon Nov 10 06:50:50 CST 2008
On Sun, Nov 9, 2008 at 11:23 AM, Sebastian Redl
<sebastian.redl at getdesigned.at> wrote:
> Regarding the C++ language support library, there are a few issues that
> I'd like to raise. Please note that this is only about the language
> support part of the C++ standard library.
> 1) Which support library do we use?
> There are basically two options here. We can write our own, or we can
> use libsupc++ from GCC.
The licensing issues dominate, so we'll have to write out own. The
good news is that the primary entry points to libsupc++ are mainly
those functions required by the Itanium C++ ABI that GCC implements,
which is specified here:
If we follow that, and allow for some tweaking, we should be able to
maintain compatibility with GCC.
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