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From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-02-02 05:58:07

> BOOST_ASSERT is documented at
>, but it isn't mentioned or
> linked to in the library index, programmers guidelines, or utility index.
> If Boost libraries are really supposed to use BOOST_ASSERT, seems like we
> need to better integrate it into our docs by mentioning it and linking to
> its docs on the above pages.
> I looked at the archives a bit, but didn't see any definitive answer as to
> whether or not we had decided to use BOOST_ASSERT rather than plain
> assert.

IMO it would be a good thing if all libraries used BOOST_ASSERT internally:
it gives the user more choice about whether assertions are on/off in Boost
as opposed to their own code, and/or the std lib.

Just my 2c,


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