From: Thorsten Ottosen (nesotto_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-05-13 14:58:53
"Aleksey Gurtovoy" <agurtovoy_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> Alisdair Meredith wrote:
> > I see the range concept as being of tremendous value once we start
> > using iterator adapters more frequently.
> It is. Being able to directly pass the result of one sequence algorithm
> to another and to transform/filter it in the between is what functional
> programming with STL is about, and that's what you cannot do with the
> standard library containers/algorithms in their current form.
Mutating algorithms will be less flexible until the language support move
we cannot use a temporary as argument.
But hey, your example shows it all :-)
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