[cfe-dev] The GCC Empire Strikes back

Jordan Rose jordan_rose at apple.com
Tue Jun 19 09:05:37 PDT 2012

On Jun 19, 2012, at 4:36 , Konstantin Tokarev <annulen at yandex.ru> wrote:

> Hi all,
> In case anyone haven't read this article yey, here is a link:
> http://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/ClangDiagnosticsComparison
> It claims that GCC 4.8 has better diagnostics than Clang for some cases.

I consider this a testament to Clang that its diagnostics were good enough to make diagnostics a priority for other compilers. If the end result of this is that all compilers have good diagnostics, I consider that a victory. (And it's always good to have competition as a motivating factor!)


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