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From: Gary Powell (Gary.Powell_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-02-09 15:29:32

> I would like to split the header <boost/random.hpp> (now 45 KB) into
> several named <boost/random/XXX.hpp>. Each <boost/random/XXX.hpp>
> header shall contain one generator or one distribution only, and should
> be mostly independent of other generators/distributions. The
> <boost/random.hpp> header will consist of a list of #include's for all
> <boost/random/XXX.hpp> headers to stay backward-compatible and allow
> for easy initial usage.

I like this idea a lot!
> This change has the following advantages:
> - Allow reduced compile time for users needing only one generator
> and a few distributions.
> - Allow for easier contribution of new generators/distributions
> by third parties.
> - Make dependencies between generators/distributions more explicit.
Have you considered adding a "boost::random" namespace?


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