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RE: Using C++ in GCC is OK
> On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 6:09 AM, Richard Guenther
> <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Indeed ;) ?I'd like us to switch to the C / C++ common soon (thus,
> > use C for stage1 and C++ for stage2 and stage3). ?That will help
> > us sort out problems on the various host/target combinations that
> > will surely exist.
> Here is a concrete proposal: During stage 1 (meaning now),
> * require a C++ compiler as bootstrapping compiler
> * allow people to use C++ for *NEW* functionality.
> * don't allow conversion of existing working code unless it is
> required for NEW functionality
> * postpone conversions to later major releases.
Pragmatism, I like it.