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From: David Abrahams (abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-03-05 08:30:25

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From: <pinkfloydhomer_at_[hidden]>

> --- In boost_at_y..., Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_a...> wrote:
> > At 11:23 AM 3/4/2001 -0600, Ed Brey wrote:
> >
> > Good point. Hopefully that will get captured for the Library's
> rationale.
> >
> So, will anybody want to work on this non-blocking I/O addition to
> the library?
> I would like to help myself, but I'm not sure I am the best person to
> design or implement such a library. If no one else will work on this,
> I will have to do it myself, but then I probably will not be able to
> make a good enough design that it deserved to be in boost. I would
> probably just make it work for my particular application, and no one
> will ever benefit from it.

If nobody takes you up on your offer, I suggest you do what most boosters
do: build something, post it to the files section, and learn from the
feedback you get. For most of us, it's easier to help by (constructively)
criticizing existing code.

Have Fun,

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