LibEV and C++ exception pass through

Marc Lehmann schmorp at schmorp.de
Mon Aug 27 06:48:21 CEST 2012


On Tue, Aug 21, 2012 at 04:00:28PM +0200, David Imhoff <dimhoff_devel at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> I don't know how other compilers/platforms deal with this.

Throwing exceptions through C code is not supported on most platforms.

You can, however, compile libev weith a C++ compiler, which should work
portably.

As for GCC, -fexceptions indeed reliably makes it work.

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