Date: 2001-03-19 16:47:37
--- In boost_at_y..., "Mark Rodgers" <mark.rodgers_at_c...> wrote:
> From: "Lie-Quan Lee" <llee1_at_l...>
> > Would be better to have a traits to get the type of locks like:
> > typedef typename lock_categories<mutex>::lock Guard;
> > typedef typename lock_categories<mutex>::trylock TryGuard;
> > typedef typename lock_categories<mutex>::timedlock TimedGuard;
> > I did a quick search in boost archive and did not see a
> > that in both discussion phases(one was last summer, the other is
> > last week). Maybe I missed it.
> I made a suggestion somewhat along those lines in
> I think perhaps it is worth pursuing this topic.
A "lock_tag" might be useful. I'm not sure that full blown traits
would be, at least with the types as defined today. Can you
illustrate how these concepts could be useful?
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