[gdal-dev] Minimum supported C and C++ standards

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Tue May 10 04:12:21 PDT 2016

> I'd say that moving GDAL to GCC 5 and C++11 would be possible but tricky
> on RHEL.
> A developer still on RHEL 6 can do it and would be able to
> put up with the effort considering that they are using such an old system
> However a *user* on RHEL 7 has the latest and greatest system available
> and would not appreciate the work required. 

Since RHEL 7 ships with GCC 4.8 which has C++11 support, that shouldn't be a 
problem, would it ? But yes, RHEL 6 would require more work.

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