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From: Jon Kalb (jonkalb_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-02-14 11:50:52

I think the problem is that we need to recognize that the C++ committee may want to adopt "restrict" into C++ as well to maintain compatibility. I think it is just prudence to never use a C (or C++) keyword as an identifier even in a case where it is technically legal.

-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Frey [mailto:daniel.frey_at_[hidden]]
Sent: Thursday, February 14, 2002 6:45 AM
To: boost_at_[hidden]
Subject: Re: [boost] Finalizing a class

Bill Seymour wrote:
> Daniel Frey wrote:
> >
> > I ... can not see why it should be called 'key'.
> > Probably 'restrict'?
> >
> Minor quibble: restrict is a keyword in C99.

I cannot see how this is a problem for a C++ class which simply isn't
legal C99 anyway...

Regards, Daniel

Daniel Frey
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