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Subject: Re: [boost] Towards a Warning free code policy proposal
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-09-03 07:26:22

Daniel James wrote:
> On 2 September 2010 11:20, Daniel James <dnljms_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > Personally, I wouldn't use a table for the data, it crams
> > too much into a small space. I'd just use a separate page
> > for each compiler.
> Here's an example of what I mean.

Very nice.

> Note that the warnings are listed on the right for quick access (this
> is automatically done from the headers).

That's a helpful result of using headers as you'd suggested.

> I'm not sure if a definition list is the best way to lay out
> the details.

That has the benefit of providing simple, uniform layout which enhances readability. However, just using two boldfaced introductory words to introduce each of two paragraphs -- no indentation, IOW -- might do just as well.

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

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