From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-01-24 10:21:31
> Why not use boost::lexical_cast<std::string>(something_to_convert)?
std::cout << boost::lexical_cast<std::string>("this is a test");
2) to_string() is the established, novice-friendly name for this idiom; even
with a working lexical_cast, I'd prefer to_string when I want to_string
behavior since it leaves less room for errors.
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