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From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-31 18:51:34

Eric Niebler writes:
> Aleksey Gurtovoy wrote:
>> I'd like to see a comparison of compilation times between the old and
>> the new implementation and the latter being stress tested on
>> Boost.Python tests before it officially replaces the current
>> code.
> I'm not sure what you mean. The "current code" for remove_pointer, et
> al. for VC6 and VC7 is broken -- it does nothing.

It does, see

> You want to see a
> performance comparison between code that doesn't work and code that
> does. Why?

Because we have code that depends on Type Traits working reliably on
MSVC 6.5 -- and taking a reasonable amount of time to compile.

Aleksey Gurtovoy
MetaCommunications Engineering

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