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From: Andy Sawyer (boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 1999-12-02 08:45:12

On 02 December 1999 05:11, Greg Colvin wrote:

> The point is that once you have added the allocator argument to
> shared_ptr you can partially specialize to do all kinds of things.

 As has been pointed out on more than one occasion, the most common
use of allocators [in the standard library, at least] is as hooks into
the type system for specialisations (partial and otherwise)


(PS: Completely irrelevant here, but I'll ask anyway: Anyone on the
list live in Sydney and fancy a beer or two & "tecchie" session
sometime early in the new year? If so, please reply off-list )

Andy Sawyer, Technical Director, Sufficiently Advanced Technology Ltd.
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