From: Anthony Williams (anthony_w.geo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-22 04:01:43
Gunter Winkler <guwi17_at_[hidden]> writes:
> I tried to use boost::zip_iterator to sort 2 parallel arrays. Unfortunatly
> gcc does not compile the appended example because it can not convert
> to either
> Thus it cannot dispatch the correct stl::__copy_backward() procedure.
> Is sort() not yet supported?
As Dave already posted, zip_iterator doesn't support return forward or
bidirectional iterators, so std::sort() cannot be used.
What you need is something like my tuple iterator (tupleit.zip from the files
area on the boost yahoo group), which *does* support use with std::sort ---
the iterator category of the tuple iterator is the minimum category of the
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