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Subject: Re: [boost] [filesystem] string "quoting" (was: svn:boost r62919 ...)
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-14 09:07:30

Phil Richards wrote:
> 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.



Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP

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