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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-05-29 05:27:42

Gennadiy Rozental wrote:

>> And one important point: there are only three unnamed parameters. There's
> a
>> bunch of other things that can be configured, and they all use *named*
>> interface:
>> desc.add_options()
>> ("output", "file", "output file name").default_value("/tmp/abc")
>> ;
> The question arize: Why do you prefer option description to defalt value,
> optional and other modifiers (I still could not reveal the mystery of
> second parameter, so couldn't comment here). I prefer treat them all same
> way.

I though I've told it to you previously: because uniform syntax will be much
more verbose....

- Volodya

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