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Subject: Re: [boost] [result_of] now uses decltype on release branch
From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-09-05 12:12:18

On 9/5/2012 12:05 PM, Joel de Guzman wrote:
> On 9/5/12 11:12 PM, Eric Niebler wrote:
>> Joel, I know you're annoyed by this change. But in truth, you were
>> relying on an implementation detail of result_of. The list of gotchas in
>> the release notes will include this case.
> I am not in anyway annoyed. I am just pointing out the problems of
> result_of in real code. You keep in saying "you". In fact, it's not
> me. That part of the code is Tobias'; The phoenix-3 code using
> result_of is Thomas', keep in mind that Phoenix-2 uses its own
> result protocol.

My apologies. In any case, I've described the problem along with a
potential fix to the standardization committee, and cc'ed Doug. I'll be
interested in hearing what they say.

Eric Niebler
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