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Subject: Re: [boost] [filesystem] string "quoting" (was: svn:boost r62919 ...)
From: Phil Richards (news_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-14 08:42:34

On Mon, 2010-06-14 at 16:15 +0400, Andrey Semashev wrote:
[snip discussion of removal of stream operators from path]
> The escape/unescape functions (why "delimit"?) you mentioned could be
> useful, but only as helpers for other APIs (such as the OS API). I
> think, convenience.hpp is the right place for them.

Are these functions specific to Boost.Filesystem? A mechanism for
quoting strings (whether it is double-quoting, back-slashing, or
URL-style) would seem to be generally useful, and not just specific to
the filesystem library.


Phil Richards, <news_at_[hidden]>

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