Subject: Re: [boost] type traits not in boost.type_traits
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-25 08:03:53
Frédéric Bron wrote:
> I found the following files in 1.46.0 that could be either removed or
> moved to type_traits:
> * graph/detail/is_same.hpp -> already existing type traits library
> * iostreams/detail/is_dereferenceable.hpp -> could be moved to type
> traits but I should have a look to see if I cannot implement it in the
I'm glad you're looking for duplication. Nice work. It's complicated, I'm sure, by the various names folks may choose for the same trait, though no doubt prefixes like "is_" help.
Have you looked for compound traits in other libraries that could be added to TypeTraits for convenience? That is, if it is very common to combine certain traits, then a single trait that captures the compound would simplify a good deal of code.
Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
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