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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-07-11 12:20:50

on Wed Jul 11 2007, Andrew Sutton <> wrote:

>> Heh, heh:
>> I would proably invent a hypothetical C++ declaration syntax (as
>> though named/deduced paramters were built-in features), document that,
>> and then document the functions in terms of it.
> That's why I asked :) I was wondering if there had been any recent
> developments along those lines. Maybe I'll adopt some kind of python-
> esque model for documentation. Those guys do a pretty good job
> getting the point across.

Yeah, well, their documentation also tends to lack crucial detail.
I've seen lots of Python docs that talk about "File-like" objects
without defining what that is precisely. They don't seem to have
gotten Concepts yet.

So, Python might make a good starting point... just make sure you
don't end there, too ;-)

Dave Abrahams
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