[webkit-dev] Should overridden methods use 'virtual' keyword in addition to 'override'?

Ryosuke Niwa rniwa at webkit.org
Thu Mar 3 09:54:29 PST 2016

I think "virtual" + "override" is more of a historical artifact than
the preferred style because we used to have OVERRIDE macro before all
compilers supported C++11.  I think we should just use only "override"
going forward.
- R. Niwa

On Thu, Mar 3, 2016 at 9:38 AM, Darin Adler <darin at apple.com> wrote:
> Antti proposed using only “override” a while back since it’s less verbose and still unambiguous. I don’t think we reached consensus on which style to prefer for the project, though.
> — Darin
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