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Marc Mutz marc.mutz at kdab.com
Thu Mar 30 07:20:11 CEST 2017

On Wednesday 29 March 2017 22:12:30 Thiago Macieira wrote:
> On quarta-feira, 29 de março de 2017 11:11:58 PDT Marc Mutz wrote:
> > Keyword: inline namespaces. This is the C++ mechanism for API
> > versioning. It allows to make that totally transparent. Why you find
> > that so odd as to be lacking for words is beyond me.
> Inline namespaces do not solve the binary compatibility problem. They
> should not be used in Qt API for versioning.
> Instead, do what you said before: create a V2 class.

Since the two are totally identical, except that inline namespaces are 
transparent to the user, please explain what leads you to this distinction.


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