[ros-users] REP 3: Target Platforms updates for Fuerte and Groovy

Ingo Lütkebohle iluetkeb at gmail.com
Mon Nov 7 13:25:17 UTC 2011


what about "official" Python 3 support, at least in the core libraries?

I'm asking specifically because we're currently using Blender and/or
MORSE, which requires Python 3. The TUM guys have already done some
work to port ROS messaging to Python 3, but as far as I know that is
not official, yet.


On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 10:17 AM, Ken Conley <kwc at willowgarage.com> wrote:
> 2011/11/7 Stéphane Magnenat <stephane at magnenat.net>:
>> Hello,
>> What is the plan w.r.t. C++11? Now that the standard is out, and that a
>> large part of features are available in recent g++ releases, we will see
>> many upstream libraries going for it. As upstream developer, it is clearly
>> always a question of whether to adopt such a recent standard, but given the
>> huge speed-up in development it brings in some cases, I have decided to go
>> for using features that are at least in gcc 4.4.
> The topic wasn't brought up during the Thirdparty SIG meeting.  The
> approximation of that topic is that Lucid is the current lower
> watermark (gcc 4.4) for integration in Fuerte and Groovy will move to
> Oneiric (gcc 4.6).
> GCC C++ 11 status (still 'experimental'): http://gcc.gnu.org/projects/cxx0x.html
> It's always possible to reconvene the SIG to discuss C++ 11 more
> specifically; I'm coordinator but I do not pretend to be knowledgeable
> in that issue.
>  - Ken
>> To allow integration of recent code from research, I think that ROS should,
>> whenever possible, embrace C++11.
>> Kind regards,
>> Stéphane
>> --
>> Dr Stéphane Magnenat
>> http://stephane.magnenat.net
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Ingo Lütkebohle
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