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From: Tobias Schwinger (tschwinger_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-12-27 11:03:40

David Abrahams wrote:
> on Fri Dec 07 2007, shunsuke <> wrote:
>> John Torjo wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> The formal review of the Boost.Functional/Forward library, proposed by
>>> Tobias Schwinger, begins today :
>>> Boost.Functional/Forward provides decorator function objects to have an
>>> n-ary,
>>> generic function object accept both RValues and mutable LValues.
>> Sorry, this is not a review. Ignore this if irrelevant.
>> Was boost::detail::functionN family in Boost.Accumulators considered?
>> That seems more advanced than Boost.Functional/Forward.
>> FWIW, starting from Abrahams' callable and functionN, I've been implementing a similar library:
>> , which regards Boost.Functional/Forward facility
>> as one of higher-order functions, `perfect`.
> Hmm. Did anyone reply to this?

Yes, but for some odd reason my reply neither reached the list nor my
'Sent' folder (I probably missed a local error message).

> I think if someone points to an
> alternative library with that level of maturity during a review, it
> shouldn't be ignored.

I certainly did not ignore it as I picked it up in another post:

> We should at least have a discussion of the
> relative merits of the two approaches before taking a vote.

I don't see a problem for "Egg" to use "Forward"...


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