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Subject: Re: [boost] C++11 Metaprogramming
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-04-03 12:23:49

on Sun Apr 01 2012, Howard Hinnant <> wrote:

> On Mar 31, 2012, at 10:12 PM, Dave Abrahams wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I am on the C++Now 2012 schedule giving a talk on metaprogramming in
>> C++11, which is really just supposed to be an overview of the state of
>> the art. I am just at the beginnings of my research for this
>> presentation, having learned a few things and done a few experiments,
>> and it seemed to me foolish not to ask the Boost community for its
>> insights. I'm sure y'all have come up with many neat tricks and
>> techniques. If you'd care to share them here, that would be much
>> appreciated.
> The fact that noexcept(expression) is a compile-time bool is like
> unwrapping a shiny new toy on your birthday. :-)

That's lovely, but... exactly how does noexcept play into the
metaprogramming picture?

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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