From: Jonathan Wakely (cow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-09-01 05:10:37
On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 09:56:46AM +0100, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 31, 2004 at 11:30:40PM -0400, Daryle Walker wrote:
> > Looking at the main index.html file in CVS, it looks like the old Compose
> > library will be going away. However at least one book, _The C++ Standard
> > Library: A Tutorial and Reference_ by Nicolai M. Josuttis in 1999, assumes
> > that Compose will still be there (and improved over what's in the book).
> > Shouldn't our library list page permanently keep a note over what happened
> > to the Compose library (and what should replace it)?
> That sounds very sensible to me.
> At the least the pages for the lib should be there as they might be cited
> in several books and articles.
> libs/compose.html could still redirect to libs/compose/index.html,
> which could just say:
> This library was deprecated in favor of the Bind or Lambda libraries
> and has been removed from Boost.
> (as attached file does)
> "It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once."
> - David Hume
> /It2gYh: Permission denied
hmm ... dunno what happened there ... HTML attachment stripped?
take two, index.htm renamed to index.txt
-- "Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative." - Oscar Wilde
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