From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-04-11 15:00:33
"Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_[hidden]> writes:
> David Abrahams wrote:
>> Jeff Garland <jeff_at_[hidden]> writes:
>>> Sounds good. I am worried that even with the iostream integration
>>> the proposal won't have Doug's one-line wget implementation, but
>>> we'll see.
>> Fortunately, Doug wrote "one slide," not "one line."
> std::ifstream is( "http://www.example.com/file.zip" );
> std::ofstream os( "file.zip" );
> os << is.rdbuf();
> No proposal required, in principle.
Except that any code involving an identifier spelled "rdbuf" fails the
"do the obvious thing in an obvious way" test.
-- Dave Abrahams Boost Consulting www.boost-consulting.com
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