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Subject: Re: [boost] Library for base64
From: deninok (shev.denis_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-05-15 04:29:22

Scott McMurray-2 wrote:
> I think what you'll find is that to be accepted, the library will need
> to offer far more than just a std::string -> std::string interface.
> At a very minimum it should be able to read from/append to a
> vector<char>, and it should probably offer something like a streambuf
> adaptor as well so that it can be used non-invasively.

Of course, Scott, of course! std::string -> std::string is just trivial
example. This library will works with STL-containers (where value_type is
'char' and 'unsigned char'). In addition it will works with std::fstream
(for example, if we want encode image file directly).

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