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From: Joel de Guzman (joel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-20 18:49:27

Rozental, Gennadiy wrote:
>>Anyway, the technique I suggested, which we use in Spirit, is
>>better than your trick of hoisting the names into namespace
>>std which is a hack that should be avoided if there are other ways.
> Why is it better?
> Let's compare:
> My personal preference is fully qualified reference everywhere. And I don't
> see how other solution is any better.

Whatever... Just fix the thing! To be honest, I'm having second thoughts
on using boost.test considering that it takes a long time to fix a
simple error like this and the other that I posted. Perhaps the next
version of Spirit will just use simple asserts as before. It seems
the benefits does not outweigh the cost. Perhaps I don't need an assert
on steroids if it gives me more problems to think about.

Joel de Guzman

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