With the 7.1 version of the GCC (GNU Compiler Collection), released this week, the platform gets early support for the C++ 17 standard and diagnostics enhancements.Version 7.1 has a C++ front end with experimental support for all of the the C++ 17 draft specification.

The -std=c++1z and -std=gnu++1z options and the libstdc++ are supported, and the library has most C++17 draft library features implemented.

The earlier GCC 6.1 release abided by the C++ 14 standard.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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