Will therefore GDB utilize C++ or not?

Jan Kratochvil jan.kratochvil@redhat.com
Sat Jun 2 11:15:00 GMT 2012

On Sat, 02 Jun 2012 13:10:19 +0200, Jan Kratochvil wrote:
> On Sat, 02 Jun 2012 12:47:22 +0200, Russell Shaw wrote:
> > Wouldn't there be far more existing GDB contributors that would
> > understand C++'ified gdb libraries, than C++ coders that know
> > anything about the internals of gdb?
> It is a good question, my assumptions sure may be wrong.

If not clear this is a question about how heavy usage of STL there should be.

There is still worth C++ at least just the fixes of crashes from the GDB
cleanups system.


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