Subject: Re: [boost] [Review] UUID library (mini-)review starts today, November 23rd
From: Andy Tompkins (atompkins_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-26 23:57:52
On Tue, 25 Nov 2008 20:05:35 -0800, "Steven Watanabe"
> Andy Tompkins wrote:
> >> * In Representation: Is there a reason for a .to_string() member
> >> function instead of an operator std::string()? I.e., it reduces
> >> std::string s =
> >> u.to_string() to std::string s( u );
> > I tend to avoid implicit conversions. One can also use
> > boost::lexical_cast<std::string>(uuid). Again, if this list wants
> > operator std::string() and the like, I will add it.
> I don't think an implicit conversion here would be a good idea.
> In Christ, Steven Watanabe
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