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Subject: Re: [boost] Library categories
From: Christophe Henry (christophe.j.henry_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-11-24 16:52:44

> >On 23 November 2011 18:08, Vicente J. Botet Escriba
> ><vicente.botet_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Have you a concrete proposal of categories that can be merged or removed?
> Not really, I'm very happy to leave this to you ;). Apart from Idioms
> and Patterns, I was thinking about 'State Machines' but I don't have a
> better place for them so maybe they should stay. From the old
> categories 'parsing' is already covered by "Strings and text
> processing" so I'd remove that. I'd merge the two metaprogramming
> categories as well.

Why to classify by subject when the subject is too narrow (like state
machines or parsing)?
For example, (proto-based) DSEL could be nice. I would see:
- proto (of course!)
- msm
- spirit
- phoenix
- xpressive
- whatever I have forgotten

Just a suggestion.


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