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From: joel de guzman (djowel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-02-18 10:38:30

Next to typeof(x), I'd love to see Dave (Abraham's) "auto" for type deduction.

auto v = an_arbitrarily_complex_expression;


----- Original Message -----
From: "Herb Sutter"

> Hi folks,
> Pardon if this has already been discussed on the list, but I'd like your
> feedback on this question: "What are the most needed or desired features in
> C++ for modern library writing in general and Boost in particular?"
> Two usual suspects:
> - typedef templates
> - typeof (with gcc semantics?)
> What else should be on the list? For example, is there language support that
> would assist type traits?
> Thanks,
> Herb

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