Subject: Re: [boost] [constrained_value] Constrained Value review results
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-10-07 07:46:28
Krzysztof Czainski wrote:
> 2010/10/7 Robert Kawulak <robert.kawulak_at_[hidden]>
> > bounded<int> // bounds specified at runtime
> > bounded_ct<int, 0, 10> // bounds specified as compile time constants
> Personally, I like bounded_ct. The abbreviation CT corresponds RT (run
> time), which is commonly used.
My suggestion was to make "ct" a prefix akin to "static_" in static_cast and static_assert. I do like the parallel with "rt," so I would prefer these:
Those have the advantage of being readable in English: "compile time bounded int" and "runtime bounded short." With familiarity, I imagine that "compile time" and "runtime" would be reduced to "see tee" and "arr tee."
Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP http://www.sig.com
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