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Subject: Re: [boost] [RFC] string inserter/extractor "q u o t i n g"
From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-23 11:48:31

On 6/23/2010 11:30 AM, Dmitry Goncharov wrote:
> From Eric Niebler, Wednesday, June 23, 2010 7:02 PM
>> Parser and lexer generators are complicated beasts, and I wouldn't send a
>> novice programmer in that direction if it could be helped. Most
>> quoting/unquoting is very straightforward. There's a quote character and an
>> escape character. For anything more complicated, yes, build your own.
> Do you think uri escaping (reserved chars are replaced with %hexdigit hexdigit) should be supported as well?

By this utility? No. By another string algorithm? Yeah, maybe. Could be
useful for both filesystem and asio. What's your use case?

Eric Niebler
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