Boost logo

Boost :

Subject: Re: [boost] Is there interest in portable integer overflow detection, with policy based handling?
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-02-21 08:01:11

On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 1:04 AM, Ben Robinson <cppmaven_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> The implementation is complete, with 5 policies created (and users can
> always create and use more).  The policies are:
> ignore_overflow
> throw_overflow
> assert_overflow
> saturate_overflow
> nan_overflow
> The implementation is fully portable, and it provides integer types which
> can be used like the builtin integers, except they will trigger their
> policy on an overflow.
> Also, this library will integrate seamlessly with the Boost Constrained
> Value Library (contributed by Robert Kawulak).
> Does this pique anyone's interest?

How does it relate to Boost.NumericConversion?



Boost list run by bdawes at, gregod at, cpdaniel at, john at