Build C++ based packages using C++11

Dimitry Andric dim at
Mon Oct 28 23:16:52 UTC 2013

On 28 Oct 2013, at 19:57, Michael Gmelin <freebsd at> wrote:
> Now that most ports build ok with clang, are there any steps planned
> towards supporting C++11 and libc++ in the ports tree? I'm thinking of
> flags like NEEDS_CPP98, NEEDS_CPP11 etc. With C++14 at the horizon I
> expect more problems with ports depending on C++11 and even though
> mixing standard libraries and language revisions might build in many
> cases, it can lead to terrible problems at run time.

Aren't the Mozilla ports already doing something like this now?  (See for
their specific needs.)


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