[webkit-dev] C++17 is here. Should we use it?

Guillaume Emont guijemont at igalia.com
Mon Jun 24 10:03:53 PDT 2019

Quoting Sam Weinig (2019-06-17 03:25:15)
> Did we ever land on conclusion here? 
> I tried to use c++17 structured bindings (see https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198905) and it looks like most of the EWS bots are ok with it, but the jsc-mips and jsc-armv7 bots are not into it.  Looking at the output, it seems like those bots may still be using GCC 6.4.0 (but I could be wrong here).
> If the issue is getting these bots updated, can we do that? Are there any other bots that might need updating as well?

The jsc-mips and jsc-armv7 EWS bots, as well as the corresponding
buildbots have been updated. They now use gcc 8.3.0. The armv7 softfp
ABI buildbot[1] still needs updating, but there is no corresponding EWS.
I hope to have that last update done during the week.



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