[aspectc-user] Announcement of AspectC++ 0.9.2
Olaf.Spinczyk at informatik.uni-erlangen.de
Fri Mar 11 10:24:11 CET 2005
the new AspectC++ release 0.9.2 is now available from www.aspectc.org.
We uploaded binaries for Linux, Solaris, MacOS X and Win32 (all
statically linked). The sources and woven sources (for compilation
without ac++) are also available.
The new version comes with the following new features (excerpt from the
Version 0.9.2 (2005-03-08)
* Fixed a severe bug in the Win32 version of ac++, which
caused a crash, if the parser configuration contained
--ptrdiff-type or --size-type.
* Further parser improvements related to template parsing.
* The wrapper programm (ag++) is now capable of processing
g++ options containing space characters. E.g.
ag++ -MM -MF "my file.d" "my file.cc".
* The wrapper programm (ag++) has no longer the limitation,
that option arguments have to be appended at the option name
without a white space character between option and argument
* The wrapper programm (ag++) now mostly preserves the original
order of the options and files when calling g++. This is
a fix for Bug 226 (linking against shared libraries)
* Improvements in the build and test environment: fixed
portability problems in test programs, changed directory
structure to support multiple platforms and configurations.
* The manuals are now separated from the programs in the
This release mainly contains improvements in the ag++ front-end. It has
not yet been possible to integrate important new features into
AspectC++, because we had to prepare our various AOSD 2005 activities
and a magazine article. We are going to start this process right after
Please continue to help us improve the ac++ implementation by entering
bug reports at http://www.aspectc.org/bugzilla or simply asking
questions on this mailing list.
PS: Come and meet Daniel and me at AOSD 2005 in Chicago!
PPS: This time we coordinated the AspectC++ free edition release date
with the release date of the commercial AspectC++ Add-In for Visual
Studio .NET by pure-systems.com. The new Add-In version is based on the
latest ac++ 0.9.2 sources and can be download from www.pure-systems.com.
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