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Subject: Re: [boost] [lexical_cast] A non-throwing lexical cast? [Was: 5 Observations - My experience with the boost libraries]
From: Jeff Flinn (TriumphSprint2000_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-25 16:00:09

Rene Rivera wrote:
> Tom Brinkman wrote:
>> boost::lexical_cast_no_throw()
> Or..
> template <typename T, typename S>
> T lexical_cast(const S & arg, const T & error_default_value);

FYI, IIRC, there is a String Convert library by Vladimir Batov in the
review queue that addresses short comings of lexical_cast, providing
[no]throw variations along with the ability to specify a default value.

There was significant discussion in previous threads leading to this
library development.


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