Invalid use of 'void'

Florian Weimer
Tue May 19 11:07:24 GMT 2020

* Jonathan Wakely via Gcc-help:

> And G++ does allow arithmetic involving a void* and an integer, e.g.
> p1 - 32 or p2 + 64, it doesn't allow subtracting one void* from the
> other. So the extension is only partially supported for C++. We should
> probably document that.

And it's a regression, GCC can compile it, but GCC 2.95.2
cannot.  (Of course, I'm only half-serious here.)

The problem I see with such extensions in C++ is that they could alter
SFINAE outcomes.  But maybe that's less important these days because
people don't write custom type traits anymore.


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