Apache and standard C++ library

Paolo Carlini pcarlini@suse.de
Tue May 17 11:53:00 GMT 2005


Mike Hearn wrote:

>If you want to improve basic_string in a non-compatible way then why not
>introduce a new string class that works in the way you want, as a GNU
>extension which can be easily selected between using typedefs or somesuch?
>  
>
This we are going to do anyway, here and elsewhere, but it's not the
very same thing. Otherwise, why standardizing, in the first place? And
basic_string is only a very simple example, of course.

Paolo.



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