Hi Paul, > that's a knee-jerk reaction.
Very true. A regurgitation of a long-held view. > bert hubert at powerdns found a subset he can live with, and ways to > enforce it. basically there are no operators overloaded and no > subclassing. I've struggled to find something on this, e.g. a guide to contributing to PowerDNS's source, or Bert talking about it. I did find Orthodox C++ that has a list of other subsets at the end. https://gist.github.com/bkaradzic/2e39896bc7d8c34e042b > he wanted new(), and methods, and garbage collection. GC as in https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smart_pointer#Features ? So analyse and switch from C pointers to the various C++ kinds? -- Cheers, Ralph. https://plus.google.com/+RalphCorderoy -- Nmh-workers https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/nmh-workers