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Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc] unicode tools and an unicode string type
From: troy d. straszheim (troy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-03-30 09:18:22

Beman Dawes wrote:
> While this is an interesting proposal, it appears to me to be several
> years worth of work. How would you structure the first summer's work?
> Would you aim at breadth (a prototype covering the whole) or depth
> (production quality work that concentrates on one aspect)?

I'd *again* (we have already discussed several proposals at length... I
am disappointed to see that this one is no more restricted in scope than
the others) advise the student to simplify the proposal. Better to
write a hundred lines of code that is tested, documented and committed
to trunk than a thousand lines that languish in the gsoc09 code


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