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Subject: Re: [boost] [msm] Review
From: Phil Endecott (spam_from_boost_dev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-12-04 07:37:53

David Bergman wrote:
> How do you think it feels for new Boost users to encounter two
> libraries with virtually identical use and interface? I think
> that is a bad thing in itself, and makes Boost look less coherent.
> I.e., if these two libraries were up for review now, would we
> accept them both?

This was discussed just recently in the two geometry library reviews
(both accepted) and the majority view was that it is a good thing to
have many libraries even if they overlap.


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