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From: Hubert Holin (Hubert.Holin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-06-09 06:25:09

Paris (U.E.), le 09/06/2005


In article <d5bav1$fha$1_at_[hidden]>, "Beman Dawes" <bdawes_at_[hidden]>

> "Hubert Holin" <Hubert.Holin_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> > Paris (U.E.), le 04/05/2005


> > Dare I say that this time around I would try to not drop the ball
> > (again) and propose the quaternions and octonions as possible "Small
> > Additions"?
> Walter Brown and Marc Paterno from Fermilab are the LWG's numerics guys. If
> they are in favor of such a proposal, it would be a big help. I'd suggest
> you contact them and ask for their opinions. Contact me privately if you
> need their email addresses.

      I did (to check if the addresses were the same as a couple of
years ago). Did you receive my mail? Sorry for the bother, but I have a
nagging suspicion that some of my mail, at least over the last month or
so, is getting lost, either inbound or outbound.

> Normally I would volunteer to champion almost any proposal coming out of
> Boost, but I don't even know how to pronounce quaternion or octonion!
> --Beman

      That's OK! :-)



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