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From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-15 18:49:14


Andrey Semashev wrote:
>>> Yes. attr is a formatter and a filter, for example.
>> Oh, indeed! But.. why? Cannot one object serve both roles?
> One is filter and the other is formatter. They have different
> interfaces (with regard to the library and the user)

Are the interfaces incompatible?

> and serve different purposes (one - to compose filters, the other -
> formatters).

Why does this matter? spirit uses the same placeholders in both
qi and karma, for instance.

> Also, thread safety requirements are different.

Why? In any sane implementation that I can think of,
both attr's should store the same immutable data.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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