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Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc][RFC] Pointer Plus Bits
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-27 11:41:30

Stefan Strasser wrote:
> there is no reason to be strict with the naming here. even if it's
> technically two words,

That is a reason, though one can choose to discount it.

> there's boost::dynamic_bitset, std::bitset and maybe other examples.

There's also unordered_map, and the typical hash_map, (plus friends) but you're right that the standard containers generally compress the type names into a single word (as with multimap). It's probably best to keep "bitfield."

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

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