Why do we still need/use .di 'header' files?

Don Clugston dac at nospam.com.au
Fri Nov 17 04:59:34 PST 2006

Lionello Lunesu wrote:
> Wouldn't it be possible to make a tool that dumps the symbols from 
> objs/libs, undoing any name-decoration?
> And wouldn't it be possible to built that tool right into the compiler?
> I don't know if protection attributes are being encoded in a decorated 
> name, but that issue wouldn't be hard to overcome.
> L.

Protection attributes and many other things are not in the decorated names.
What about templates, and conditional compilation?

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