C vs. C++ vs. ...
Posted Jul 4, 2012 15:51 UTC (Wed) by scottt
In reply to: C vs. C++ vs. ...
Parent article: Why learn C? (O'Reilly Radar)
> Given that 99% of C libraries are not compiled with -fexceptions
Note that Red Hat and Fedora has been building the whole distro with -fexceptions for years:
rpmbuild --showrc | grep cflags
-14: __global_cflags -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fexceptions <...>
I suspect other distros do the same.
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