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Re: Time for GCC 5.0? (TIC)
On 11/06/2012 07:06 AM, Jeff Law wrote:
I tend to agree that major version number bumps ought to be tied to
major user-visible changes.
I think dropping reload would quality, particularly if there are other
major user visible changes going on. For example, significant
improvements in modularity allowing for easier plugin development, major
improvements in static & dynamic analysis capabilities, etc.
Or a new ABI for libstdc++, I guess.
Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security Team