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From: michael toksvig (michaeltoksvig_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-25 15:13:55

> Do you think the library should be accepted as a Boost library? Be sure to
> say this explicitly so that your other comments don't obscure your overall
> opinion.


> What is your evaluation of the design?


> What is your evaluation of the implementation?

also outstanding

> What is your evaluation of the documentation?

describe pitfalls, if any. actually, there is one pitfall:

BOOST_FOREACH(pair<Key, Value> &p, some_map)

does not work, since the preprocessor just can't get over that first comma

> What is your evaluation of the potential usefulness of the library?

it is hugely useful. i use it all the time

> Did you try to use the library? With what compiler? Did you have any
> problems?

yes. with vc 7. no problems

> How much effort did you put into your evaluation? A glance? A quick
> reading? In-depth study?

in-depth study

> Are you knowledgeable about the problem domain?



Michael Toksvig

"Gennadiy Rozental" <gennadiy.rozental_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> The formal review of Eric Nibbler's FOREACH macro starts today, April 25,
> and will continue until Monday, May 1st. I will be serving as review
> manager.
> BOOST_FOREACH is a macro that makes it simple to iterate over STL
> containers, ranges, arrays and null-terminated strings. Its performance
> approaches that of the hand-coded equivalent loop. BOOST_FOREACH uses
> Boost.Range can be extended to iterating user-defined collections by
> extending Boost.Range.
> The library is available at:
> Please note that the documentation is also available separately from the
> sources. It also can be viewed online at:
> The library is known to work (with different compliance levels) at least
> on the following compilers:
> * Visual C++ 7.1
> * Visual C++ Whidbey Beta
> * Visual C++ 7.0
> * Visual C++ 6.0
> * gcc 3.3.3
> * Intel for Windows 8.0
> * Intel for Windows 7.0
> * Comeau 4.3.3
> When submitting reviews, please state explicitly whether or not you
> believe
> that the library should be accepted into Boost.
> For more information on the Boost formal review process, please see
> Gennadiy
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