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Subject: Re: [boost] [filesystem] string "quoting"
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-14 09:14:54

Andrey Semashev wrote:
> On 06/14/2010 04:42 PM, Phil Richards wrote:
> >
> > 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.
> I think, path quoting rules can be OS-specific, so it seems fit to
> reside in Boost.Filesystem.

While that may be true, they could be built atop a more general offering.

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

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