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Subject: Re: [boost] Shouldn't both logging proposals be reviewed in the same formal review
From: Steve M. Robbins (steve_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-19 21:00:36

On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 04:32:15PM -0800, Tom Brinkman wrote:

> I do however agree with your larger point that boost does not SCALE well.
> Ten years from now, its highly likely that boost will become too large
> to manage.
> People will eventually start asking to distribute boost in parts, where
> the "core" libraries are separated from the "experimental" libraries.

Oh, I don't think this will take ten years. People are already asking
for this, for the past number of years. :-)

Especially people who are creating packages for distribution.


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