From: Fernando Cacciola (fcacciola_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-01-25 16:33:34
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From: rogeeff <rogeeff_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Friday, January 25, 2002 4:17 PM
Subject: [boost] Re: Proposal for lexical_cast/lexical_convert
> --- In boost_at_y..., "Fernando Cacciola" <fcacciola_at_g...> wrote:
> > BTW, just for the record I note that the first case could be nicely
> > with my optional class...
> > template<typename Target, typename Source>
> > optional<Target> lexical_convert(Source arg) ;
> > used as:
> > if ( int* n = peek(lexical_convert("2")) ) ...
> Can't we that just write like this:
> lexical_cast< optional<Target> >( arg )?
!? You lost me. Could you elaborate it?
[ It's not too late at night yet... But I can't follow you :-! ]
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