Monday, August 13, 2012

A comparison of C++11 language support in VS2012, g++ 4.7 and Clang 3.1 (link)

If you need an excuse for celebration, today happens to be an anniversary! The C++11 standard was approved by ISO on 12 August last year, exactly one year ago. I decided to take a look at the state of C++11 language support one year on across three compilers: the upcoming VS11 (Visual Studio 2012), g++ 4.7 and Clang 3.1.

Please note I didn’t detail the non-language concurrency changes. Generally, support for those remains limited. Read more here