From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-19 04:49:59
Thomas Wenisch wrote:
> One thing I would suggest, though, is to mention the FSM example from
> section 5 early on in the introductory material. Section 5 is a great
> demonstration of the power of MPL-enabled code generation. I think
> mentioning this problem as motivation in section 1 would be a
> good way to make the problems that metaprogramming solve more
> concrete for the uninitiated.
I like the FSM example too (although the presentation might be better), but
that's because I am familiar with the domain as well (and I wrote it :).
I'll see if I can come up with a better fit for the early example.
> Editorial nitpicks
> Here are some grammar corrections and minor suggestions for
> the paper. No more technical comments below this point.
> start of second para: remove the word "expression." at the
> following the exmple using bind< : "or to use compose_ family of
> templates an similar way." => "or to use the compose_ family
> of templates
> in a similar way"
> In the last three examples of 3, the int_c<> wrapper around 16
> disappeared. Is this intentional?
Nope, it's a bug :). Thanks for catching, and thank you for all the
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