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From: Douglas Gregor (gregod_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-09-21 09:18:09

On Friday 19 September 2003 05:45 pm, Edward Diener wrote:
> Douglas Gregor wrote:
> > Well, you're not the only one that wants this capability :) Herb
> > Sutter wrote an article on function, and that was his main
> > criticism/suggestion.
> Yes, I read it. I was also under the impression that some work was being
> done to distinguish boost::functions but maybe I heard it wrong.

We've still not found any solutions that really work.

> Essentially then you have added one more connect for front_or_back and
> added another parameter at the end.

Lexically speaking, yes. I'm concerned about the potential confusion when we
have two very similar concepts used in the same function. But I guess we
won't know unless we put it in and get lots of user questions about it (or,
we leave it out and someone asks if they can do it...).


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