From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-07-13 16:55:28
on Fri Jul 13 2007, Mathias Gaunard <mathias.gaunard-AT-etu.u-bordeaux1.fr> wrote:
> Peter Dimov a Ã©crit :
>> David Abrahams wrote:
>>>>> title ? (comment("This title was moved"), title) : NULL
>>>>> , tag("author")[
>>>> Interesting. It doesn't look a lot like raw XML
>>> Maybe that's the point ;-)
>>>> but it certainly integrates better into C++.
>>> That too.
>> You're optimizing the wrong case, a toy example.
> Its best usage is obviously for an XML template, where variables
> directly maps to the contents of an XML structure.
Yes, that's where I've used it most.
> To do that, people usually invent pseudo-languages that integrate
> into XML, but then they end up duplicating full programming
> languages, with an even uglier syntax.
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