gcc-2.95 and SGI STL 3.2

Dima Volodin dvv@dvv.ru
Sun Jun 20 09:29:00 GMT 1999

STL 3.2 has one very important advantage (at least in things I'm
involved in) - it is thread-safe.


On Sun, 20 Jun 1999 09:26:13 -0700, you wrote:

>I think would be inappropriate to integrate STL 3.2 now.  We are
>supposed to be in critical bug-fix mode, putting in changes which:
>  o Fix serious problems.
>  o Clearly to do not break things.
>It's not clear that STL 3.2 meets either criterion, even though it
>does fix some bugs.
>I don't think this is appropriate for a dot-release either.  There we
>should be doing more serious bug-fixing, and we shouln't take chances
>with binary compatibility, except to fix bugs.
>Mark Mitchell                   mark@codesourcery.com
>CodeSourcery, LLC               http://www.codesourcery.com

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