C++20 Draft, Major Update To C++ Programming Language Approved

C++20 Draft Approved

The ISO/IEC 14882:2020 standards draft also known as the C++20 draft was approved as the latest major update to the C++ programming language.

Last Saturday C++ committee approved the ISO/IEC 14882:2020 standards draft better known as C++20 draft as the latest major update to the C++ programming language.

The approval was unanimous and now becomes the next major update after C++17.

Some of the major features added to the new C++20 language standard includes concepts, modules, coroutines, designated initializers, new standard attributes, Consistent comparison or the “spaceship operator” for three-way comparisons, and much more.

You can check out the current support for the new standard that GCC offers here.

For Clang support you can check out the details here about the available support for the standard. While you can check out the current language conformance for Microsoft Visual C++ here.

Meanwhile, you can find more details about the new language features highlighted in the C++20 Draft here.

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