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From: Beman Dawes (beman_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-07-05 16:56:20

Ed Brey wrote:

>From: "Mark Rodgers" <mark.rodgers_at_[hidden]>
>> OK then, what do you think of a boost/algorithm.hpp that looks
>> like this:
>Your implementation goes as far as is possible, and I think will work
>nicely. I have two remaining, small suggestions:
>1. Name it boost/detail/algorithm.hpp, since this is not a library we
>directly to the end user. I see the purpose of this file as making it
>to write boost code that relies on functions and members with the name
>and max, whereas providing a workarounds to API header file snafus for
>own sake is beyond the scope of boost. Of course, if an end user wants
>make use of the file for a non-boost-related reason, that is fine, but
>he is "digging into the details".
>Of course, by this logic, shouldn't config.hpp be under detail, also?

config.hpp pre-dated detail, so we never talked about where it should go.

Yes, it does seem like detail is where it should go. Hum...


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