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Subject: Re: [boost] [preprocessor] Variadics suggestion
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-10-09 21:14:19

on Mon Oct 08 2012, Paul Mensonides <> wrote:

> There is another issue I have with submitting Chaos to Boost. Boost
> currently requires the use of .hpp file suffixes. However, like
> Boost.Preprocessor, but unlike all of the rest of Boost, Chaos is a C
> library also. The rule should be amended to allow for headers which are
> not specifically C++ headers. Chaos uses the generic .h for precisely
> this reason. Note that if .hpp is required, I simply will not submit the
> library. No hacks--including those introduced to workaround rules which
> should not apply.

I'm not attached to that rule for non-C++ code.

Dave Abrahams
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