Covariant Returns

Martin v. Loewis martin@loewis.home.cs.tu-berlin.de
Tue Feb 15 00:53:00 GMT 2000


> Is work progressing on this issue and is there any expectation that
> this feature will be available any time soon?

I'm not aware of any effort in that direction. Most likely, this won't
be available before the new ABI, which has a standard way of dealing
with feature.

> PS: If anyone wants to look at about 46Kbytes of source code to see
> this bug I'd be happy to send it. Its lots of templates and
> inheritance but the bug is easily reproduced within this code, just
> hard to re-implement in a smaller scenario.. I know I know... :-(

There is no problem with sending large examples if they are self
contained and give clear status information (pass/fail).

Regards,
Martin



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