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From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-04-14 13:50:17


Schrom, Brian T wrote:
> Steven,
> A couple of general comments:
> 1. I would appreciate having this type of error analysis in boost, so I
> encourage development in this area
> 2. I would like to have "pluggable" methods of error tracking. For
> example, most of the time I want partial derivatives with the
> dependencies tracked, but sometimes I want to know the absolute error of
> a calculation.

I definitely agree. The code I posted originally was just for proof of

> 3. I've used the units library quite a bit since it was accepted and
> made my own class for handling errors, but a nice integration of these
> two ideas would be nice to see in boost too.

Hopefully they should work together without extra effort...

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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