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Section: 220.127.116.11 [compliance] Status: C++11 Submitter: BSI Opened: 2010-08-25 Last modified: 2016-02-10
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The atomic operations facility is closely tied to clause 1 and the memory model. It is not easily supplied as an after-market extension, and should be trivial to implement of a single-threaded serial machine. The consequence of not having this facility will be poor interoperability with future C++ libraries that memory model concerns seriously, and attempt to treat them in a portable way.
[ Resolved in Rapperswil by a motion to directly apply the words from the ballot comment in N3102. ]
Add <atomic> to table 15, headers required for a free-standing implementation.