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Subject: Re: [boost] [logging] Interest check on logging library.
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-12-27 18:13:00

on Sat Dec 27 2008, "Jason Wagner" <> wrote:

>> My reasoning is that a logging library should be lightweight in terms
>> of source code; when I need logging, I'd rather not get boost::mpl
>> too.
> Understandable. Everything's a matter of tradeoffs. The project I'm working on has a
> slightly more involved logging use case. One concern I have is how much compile times
> will be affected by MPL and the templates I'm using and whether the flexibility is
> worth the cost.

One should keep in mind that MPL is specifically designed to avoid
needless compile-time costs. Drawing in a few MPL headers may not be
a measurable expense.

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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