Subject: Re: [boost] Boost library submission (poll for interest)
From: Bob Walters (bob.s.walters_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-01-05 20:31:12
On Jan 5, 2010, at 14:08:18 +0000 Mathias Gaunard <mathias.gaunard_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Currently, I've only implemented map<> (probably the most useful
>> container type in a database), but the plan is to continue to add
>> containers as requested/needed until ACID compliant versions of a
>> decent portion of the STL are available.
> I have several times used Boost.MultiIndex as a replacement for a database.
> It would be great if there could be support for everything
> Boost.MultiIndex can do.
I intend to look at this (future consideration). A variant of MultiIndex which works with the
transactional infrastructure would be a naturally good fit. Offering support for
MultiIndex would provide a means of consistency control between primary containers
and associated secondary indexes which is currently lacking.
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk