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Subject: Re: [boost] [castor] Interest in Logic Paradigm for C++ ?
From: Andrew Sutton (andrew.n.sutton_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-05-01 08:01:15

> > On reflection it comes down to the question of what Boost is. Do domain
> > specific
> > libraries of all sorts have a home here (for which I guess examples
> > would
> > include
> > the BGL), or is Boost more about a general programming toolkit (for
> > example
> > Boost.Bind). I don't know the answer to that, not do I feel qualified
> The second paragraph on the main page of the Boost website states: "Boost
> libraries are intended to be widely useful, and usable across a broad
> spectrum of applications." In practice too, it does not appear to favor
> domain specific or general purpose libraries.

Is this an argument against including Castor as a Boost library? Boost is
full of domain specific and general purpose (programming?) libraries. I'm
not sure this is a valid argument.

Andrew Sutton

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