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From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-09 05:20:20

From: "Itay" <itay_maman_at_[hidden]>

> Hi Mac,
> Templates and virtual functions do not mix. A virtual base class creates
> 'firewall' which, has the nice effect of allowing polymorphic objects to
> pass thru, but, on the other hands, it hides any concrete type

I agree with your second statement, but not with your first. Andrei
Alexandrescu has written a pretty cool book which explores ways to mix them

down-with-absolutism-ly y'rs,

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