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C++26

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The next generation of the C++ standard.


Contents

[edit] New language features

[edit] New library features

[edit] New modules

[edit] New headers


[edit] Defect reports

[edit] Compiler support

Main Article: C++26 compiler support

[edit] C++26 core language features

C++26 feature

 
Paper(s)

 
GCC
Clang
MSVC
Apple Clang
EDG eccp
Intel C++
IBM XL C++
IBM Open XL C++ for AIX
IBM Open XL C++ for z/OS
Sun/Oracle C++
Embarcadero C++ Builder
Cray
Nvidia HPC C++ (ex PGI)*
Nvidia nvcc
DR23: Removing undefined behavior from lexing P2621R2 Yes 3.3
DR: Making non-encodable string literals ill-formed P1854R4 14 14
Unevaluated strings P2361R6 14 17 (partial)*
18
Adding @, $, and ` to the basic character set P2558R2 Yes
constexpr cast from void* P2738R1 14 17
DR: On the ignorability of standard attributes P2552R2
DR: Static storage for braced initializers P2752R2 14
User-generated static_assert messages P2741R3 14 17
Placeholder variables with no name P2169R4 14 18
Pack indexing P2662R3 19
Removing deprecated arithmetic conversion on enumerations P2864R2 14 18
DR20: Template parameter initialization P2308R1 18
 

C++26 feature
 

Paper(s)
GCC
Clang
MSVC
Apple Clang
EDG eccp
Intel C++
IBM XL C++
IBM Open XL C++ for AIX
IBM Open XL C++ for z/OS
Sun/Oracle C++
Embarcadero C++ Builder
Cray
Nvidia HPC C++ (ex PGI)*
Nvidia nvcc

[edit] C++26 library features

C++26 feature

 
Paper(s)

 
GCC libstdc++
Clang libc++
MSVC STL
Apple Clang*
IBM Open XL C/C++ for AIX*
Sun/Oracle C++*
Embarcadero C++ Builder*
Testing for success or failure of <charconv> functions P2497R0 14 18
std::text_encoding: text encodings identification P1885R12 14
Arithmetic overloads of std::to_string and std::to_wstring use std::format P2587R3 14
Type checking format args P2757R3
Formatting pointers P2510R3 14 17 19.40*
Hashing support for std::chrono value classes P2592R3
Read-Copy Update P2545R4
Hazard Pointers P2530R3
ADL-proof std::projected P2538R1 14 18 19.38*
constexpr stable sorting P2562R1
Member visit P2637R3 18 (partial)*
19
std::is_within_lifetime P2641R4
Extending associative containers with the remaining heterogeneous overloads P2363R5
Enabling the use of std::weak_ptr as keys in unordered associative containers P1901R2
Native handles in file streams P1759R6 14 18
Interfacing string streams with std::string_view P2495R3
Interfacing std::bitset with std::string_view P2697R1 18
More constexpr for <cmath> and <complex> P1383R2 4.6 (partial)*
Adding the new 2022 SI prefixes on ratios: std::quecto, std::ronto, std::ronna, and std::quetta P2734R0 14 17
std::function_ref: type-erased callable reference P0792R14
std::copyable_function P2548R6
std::bind_front, std::bind_back, and std::not_fn to NTTP callables P2714R1
std::submdspan() P2630R4
Freestanding Language: Optional ::operator new P2013R5 N/A
Saturation Arithmetic P0543R3 14 18
<debugging>: Debugging Support P2546R5
<linalg>: A free function linear algebra interface based on the BLAS P1673R13
Making assert() macro user friendly P2264R7
Runtime format strings P2918R2 14 18
std::span over an initializer list P2447R4 18
std::span::at() P2821R5 14 18
Added tuple protocol to std::complex P2819R2 19
A new specification for std::generate_canonical P0952R1
Removing deprecated typedef std::allocator::is_always_equal P2868R1 18
Removing function overload of std::basic_string::reserve() that takes no argument P2870R3 18
Remove deprecated Unicode conversion facets (<codecvt>) P2871R3 18
Freestanding: removing std::strtok P2937R0 14 19.40*
Freestanding Library: Partial Classes P2407R5 14
Freestanding Library: inout expected span P2833R2 14
DR23: std::basic_const_iterator should follow its underlying type’s convertibility P2836R1 14 19.40*
DR20: std::make_format_args now accepts only lvalue references instead of forwarding references P2905R2 14 18 19.40*
DR20: Fix formatting of code units as integers P2909R4 13.3 18 19.40*
 

C++26 feature
 

Paper(s)
GCC libstdc++
Clang libc++
MSVC STL
Apple Clang*
IBM Open XL C/C++ for AIX*
Sun/Oracle C++*
Embarcadero C++ Builder*

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DRnn - the number nn after "DR" denotes target C++ revision the Defect Report is applied to, e.g., DR20 → C++20.