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From: Rob Stewart (stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-18 09:10:09

From: "Marcin Kalicinski" <kalita_at_[hidden]>
> Most boost projects use boost::detail namespace to implement hidden, private
> functionality. What prevents name clashes in that namespace?

Many libraries create a detail namespace within their own
namespace. Those that put their code directly into the boost
namespace won't necessarily have a separate detail namespace.
Then again, they already have to be careful with name clashes.

Some libraries, however, have their own namespace but put things
into boost::detail. Those libraries can have or contribute to

Rob Stewart                           stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer           
Susquehanna International Group, LLP  using std::disclaimer;

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