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Re: [wg14/wg21 liaison] C and C++ Compatibility Nov Agenda

From: Aaron Ballman <compatibility.sg.chair_at_[hidden]>
Date: Fri, 5 Nov 2021 08:30:47 -0400
Reminder: there will be an SG22 telecon today in about 4.5 hours (at
17:00 UTC https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20211105T170000&p1=tz_pt&p2=tz_mt&p3=tz_ct&p4=tz_et&p5=1440&p6=tz_cet).
Please see the agenda below for details.

Hope to see you there!


On Mon, Oct 25, 2021 at 9:44 AM Aaron Ballman
<compatibility.sg.chair_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Our next meeting will be on Fri Nov 5, 2021 at 17:00 UTC
> (https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20211105T170000&p1=tz_pt&p2=tz_mt&p3=tz_ct&p4=tz_et&p5=1440&p6=tz_cet).
> You can join the meeting at https://iso.zoom.us/j/5513145100 with the
> same password used as last time; please email me if you need the
> password.
> We will be discussing the following papers:
> P2310R0 Revise spelling of keywords (https://wg21.link/p2310r0)
> Suggests unifying the spelling of some keywords in C to match the same
> spelling used in C++. The keywords involved are: _Alignas, _Alignof,
> _Bool, _Static_assert, and _Thread_local. The author is especially
> interested in hearing about existing semantic differences between C
> and C++ with these keywords that may cause problems for users using
> the proposed new keywords in a file compiled separately as C and C++.
> The author would like people to have read WG14 N2850 _Thread_local for
> better C++ interoperability with C
> (http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg14/www/docs/n2850.pdf) as it
> relates to P2310R0.
> P2338R1 (https://wg21.link/p2338r1) Freestanding Library: Character
> primitives and the C library
> Proposes requiring much of the C library (and C portions of the C++
> library) to be available in freestanding implementations in C++. This
> includes many of the character/string based functions (strcpy, memcpy,
> etc). This paper was previously discussed at the June 2021 SG22
> meeting. The author is especially interested in feedback around the
> wchar_t functions.
> Thanks!
> ~Aaron

Received on 2021-11-05 07:31:03