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From: Ion Gaztañaga (igaztanaga_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-23 12:05:16

Daniel James wrote:
> In most cases it relies on return value optimization to move the type.
> The library also supplies several functions and algorithms for dealing
> with movable types. So my plan was to separate the library into two
> parts - move emulation and the move functions and algorithms. And then
> work on making the algorithms generic enough to support other move
> emulation methods. So that a container will be able to efficiently
> deal with Boost.Thread's move-only objects, Adobe movable object and
> objects using rvalue references.

Sounds good.

>> With new containers (forward_list) in the standard and having move-aware
>> containers in Interprocess, I was wondering if it would be a good idea to
>> move those containers outside Interprocess. In the future we could make
>> those containers compatible with Scoped Allocators (2554,
> I think this might be a good idea. We could possibly bring together
> all the containers from the C++0x draft (of the top of my head: your
> containers, the unordered containers and Boost.Array). It'll also be
> good to cooperate when implementing some of the latest features (such
> as 'emplace') which will probably require similar features across the
> containers.

Great. We should try to add MultiIndex, Bimap, CircularBuffer (and maybe
for some features Intrusive) to the game.

> Daniel



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