From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-09-17 19:05:19
Here's the vote from the at-large membership:
Never: -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 -1 -1 1 = -4
Always Except Before Library: +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 0 0 0 = +6
Always: 0 0 0 -1 -1 -1 +1 +1 0 = -1
Even adding the votes from moderators and authors, this picture only
Always Except Before Library: +7
I asked Jonathan Turkanis if he wanted to make a numeric vote, but now
it's clear to me that it can't change anything significantly. This
vote confirms my original suggestion:
- Librfary names will be set in roman type
- The library name will be capitalized
- The period will only be used when the library name is not
followed by the word "library". For example:
The great thing about Boost.Bind is that you can use it with
member functions and function objects.
The Boost Bind library was written by Peter Dimov.
- The word "library" is not part of the library name and is
If anyone can suggest a good place (somewhere in
http://www.boost.org/more/writingdoc/ probably) to put this
information, I'd be indebted.
-- Dave Abrahams Boost Consulting http://www.boost-consulting.com
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