From: Howard Hinnant (hinnant_at_[hidden])
Date: 1999-12-22 18:54:35
jsiek_at_[hidden] wrote on 12/22/99 6:15 PM
>Looks like that works for both EDG and g++ :)
>Need to add a "typename" in front of the remove_const inside is_const.
Ah, yes of course.
>Also I would suggest not giving the typedef the name "type" when it is
>a static member. Perhaps "value" would be better?
I've been experimenting with using "type" in place of "value". Which
I had been leaning toward "type". But you having to remind me to put the
"typename" in is a pretty strong argument for reserving "type" for type
>portability, keep in mind that initialization of static members inside
>the class definition doesn't work with some compilers (even when they
>are bool/int/etc.) Might be easier to stick with enums.
OTOH, are there any compilers that do support enough partial template
specialization to make this work, and don't support static const integral
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