Re: ICU transition status - boost sonames
On Tue, Dec 18, 2007 at 06:41:26PM -0800, Zack Weinberg wrote:
> I don't trust g++ to have maintained ABI compatibility in either
> direction across releases since libstdc++6, but that's because I'm
> quite painfully aware of just how easy it is to break C++ ABIs by
> accident. There's been no *deliberate* forward-compatibility break
> since then that I know of.
You are correct. I changed the C++ symbol mangling in 4.2. Okay, it only
applies to a corner case.
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