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From: Anthony Williams (anthony_w.geo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-13 02:52:08

"vicente.botet" <vicente.botet_at_[hidden]> writes:

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Anthony Williams" <anthony_w.geo_at_[hidden]>
> To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
> Sent: Monday, May 12, 2008 12:52 PM
> Subject: Re: [boost] Re view Request: future library (N2561/Williams
> version)
>> duration and absolute_time will have distinct types. In Boost at the
>> moment,
>> for boost::condition_variable, duration is anything that implements the
>> Boost
>> Date-Time duration concept, such as boost::posix_time::milliseconds, and
>> absolute_time is boost::system_time.
> Please could you add this to the documentation of the Boost.Thread
> (duration_type is anything that implements the Boost Date-Time duration
> concept). I have no seen it on the documentation. The same should be true
> for the other uses of dureation_type as template parameter. I think that it
> becomes urgent to solve the time versus duration concepts usable on real
> time applications and doispose of specific models.

It's on my list.


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