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Subject: Re: [boost] [string_algo] New Maintainer
From: Marshall Clow (mclow.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-18 19:19:16

On Dec 18, 2011, at 12:18 PM, Pavol Droba wrote:

> Dear Boosters,
> After a careful consideration I finally realized that I can no long act as
> a maintainer for String Algorithms Library. I simply don't have the required time
> and I thinks that the library deserves at least development.
> Therefore I would like to call for a volunteer(s) who would like to take String Algorithm
> library further.
> I will still be available for consultations or any such assistance if required.
> Hopefully I will be also able to contribute a bit if my situation changes.
> Now, I don't really know if there is an official process for this kind of shift.
> I would be nice if potential volunteers would send a few words about the future
> direction they would take. A community can make a decision then.

Well, I haven't thought much about future directions, but it seems to me that the string algorithms
would find a nice home in the Boost.Algorithm library (assuming it gets approved).

In that case, I would be happy to take over maintenance.

-- Marshall

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