C++11 enabling in F22?

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Mon Oct 26 11:23:12 UTC 2015


On Mon, Oct 26, 2015 at 11:13 AM, Marek Skalick√Ĺ <mskalick at redhat.com> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I would like to ask what do you think about enabling c++11 in library in
> F22? Is it permitted by Fedora guidelines?
>
> I am asking because of this bug -
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1274307 . And I want to know
> the opinion of someone else, to decide.

It was explicitly not enabled in F-22 because it's not backwards
compatible and required a mass rebuild for all c++ applications. It's
enabled by default, and we had a mass rebuild as a result, in Fedora
23. As a result of the impact we won't be making such changes for a
release that is long GA.

Peter


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