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Subject: Re: [boost] Formal Review Request: TypeErasure
From: Larry Evans (cppljevans_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-06-16 10:30:54

On 06/15/12 21:19, Daniel Larimer wrote:

> Clearly type erasure has value or we wouldn't be using
> boost::function, boost::any, void*, or any number of other
> techniques to erase types. It is also particularly useful for
> migrating from heavily templated code to non-templated
> implementations.
Spirit programs take a long time to compile because they are
heavily templated:

could type_erasure be used to speed up the compile time (with,
I assume, some slow down in run-time)?

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