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Subject: Re: [boost] Type traits extension & Bitfield reviews
From: Brian Bartman (bbartmanboost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-11-09 08:21:53

> happy to hear that there is someone interested by managing the review of
> Bitfields.
> Brian Bartman implemented a tuple-like interface on top of mine in its GSoC
> project "bit_masks" (see the sandbox SOC\2010\bit_masks), and I think that
> it will be better to review both library at once and even better to join the
> libraries in only one.
> I have had not enough time to review the state of last version, but I was
> quite satisfyed by the work at the end of the GSoC project. Maybe you can
> take a look.
> There is yet one issue, Bitfields are endian-safe only if the storage is
> endian safe, so we need Boost.Endian which provides an endian-safe storage.
> Would you be interested in been the review manager for Boost.Endian?
Here is a link to my SOC project The current
status of the project is unfinished however I plan on completing it and
submitting it for formal review some time near the end of December or early
January. (School and work are preventing me from having enough time to
finish it currently)

Brian Bartman

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