[Development] Are we already allowed to use C++17 in dev?

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Mon Jan 13 19:38:40 CET 2020

On Sunday, 12 January 2020 23:18:40 PST Olivier Goffart wrote:
> Well it might, since this patch forces the use of C++17 everywhere,
> regardless of the configure test. which i believe is the problem.

There's a reason we wrote the test like that. It was specific to make iOS 
detect C++17 as absent, so we wouldn't try to use the aligning operator new.

The reason for my failure is that the Standard Library is not as new as the 
compiler itself. We do not have C++17 standard library.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel System Software Products

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