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Subject: Re: [boost] Formal Review Request: TypeErasure
From: Nevin Liber (nevin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-06-22 13:03:54

On 21 June 2012 19:06, Dave Abrahams <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> >> This is an honest question. I may be a couple steps behind on best
> >> practices of C++. I'd probably give the user of monster an object he
> >> can't move/copy.
> Why not give him one he can move, so e.g. he can put it in a vector
> without getting into dynamic allocation?

To be fair, most of the other C++11 containers have ways to put elements in
them that don't require moveability/copyability on the element type. For
deque and list, you can use emplace_front or emplace_back, and for the
node-based containers, you can use emplace.

 Nevin ":-)" Liber  <mailto:nevin_at_[hidden]>  (847) 691-1404

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