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Re: gcc 4.3.0 vs pdftk 1.41
David Daney wrote:
> Jack Howarth wrote:
>> FYI, I did file a bugzilla report on this issue...
>> ...and Andrew Pinksi declared the usage of c++ i/o in pdftk.cc, while
>> using java exceptions, as invalid.
>> Shouldn't http://gcc.gnu.org/gcc-4.3/changes.html
>> mention this new strictness in g++ of 4.3.x?
>> Also, were any of the java developers aware of
>> this change? It would have been nice if this
>> could have been a warning in the 4.3.x releases
>> to give developers time to adjust.
I think all of us were amazed that it ever worked. That it did
was by accident.
> As far as I know the mixing of C++ and java exceptions has never been
> That it used to compile in the past is unfortunate, but I don't think it
> could have ever been considered 'correct' code.