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

Konstantin Tokarev annulen at yandex.ru
Tue May 7 11:46:30 PDT 2019

07.05.2019, 16:53, "Michael Catanzaro" <mcatanzaro at igalia.com>:
> Since there were no objections, I've updated the policy on the wiki:
> https://trac.webkit.org/wiki/WebKitGTK/DependenciesPolicy
> https://trac.webkit.org/wiki/WebKitGTK/GCCRequirement

Note that since we have to support libstdc++ 6.x, most of C++17 standard
library features () should be disallowed. Those include std::filesystem, 
std::string_view, etc. Core language features should be fine.

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