On Wed, Apr 20, 2022 at 8:22 AM Daniel Ruoso via SG15 <sg15@lists.isocpp.org> wrote:

Why do we need to coerce compilers into playing this role?

Because build systems are not part of the ISO standards from WG21. While we can't describe a build ecosystem in an ISO standard, C++ will need to be usable without the existence of anything except the "compiler".


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