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From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-02-22 08:11:14

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From: <nbecker_at_[hidden]>

> 1) I completely agree that the design of complex, which disallows
> direct access to real and imag, is a mistake. real() and imag()
> should return a ref.

Real numericists need much more than that. They need layout identical to
that of a POD struct for C/Fortran interoperability:

template <class T> struct complex_layout {
    T real;
    T imag;

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