Using C++ in GCC is OK

Andi Kleen
Mon May 31 18:24:00 GMT 2010

Mark Mitchell <> writes:
> I think virtual functions are on the edge; quite useful, but do result
> in the compiler adding a pointer to data objects and in uninlinable
> indirect calls at run-time.  Therefore, I would avoid them in the

Is that still true given profile feedback and the recent
devirtualization work? I would assume the common case
to get inlined then anyways.

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