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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-18 09:13:14

"Marcin Kalicinski" <kalita_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Hi,
> Most boost projects use boost::detail namespace to implement hidden, private
> functionality. What prevents name clashes in that namespace?

Not much. Most boost projects should be doing most of their work in a
subnamespace of boost anyway, so they should have
boost::someproject::detail to protect them from name clashes.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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