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Re: Time for GCC 5.0? (TIC)


Ian Lance Taylor <iant@google.com> writes:
> Also the fact that GCC is now written in C++ seems to me to be
> deserving of a bump to 5.0.

I see no reason why an internal design change that has no user visible
effects should have any impact on the version number.

Typically a major version bump is reserved for either massive new
functionality or a break with backwards compatibility.


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