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Subject: Re: [boost] Boost.Process: Formal review request
From: Roland Bock (rbock_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-12-09 08:06:42

On 2012-12-09 02:42, Boris Schaeling wrote:
> Given that platforms are very different two extreme solutions are
> possible: Abstract away differences at all costs. Or tell the library
> user to call platform-specific system functions.
I say: Do both.

* Abstract away all differences for those who do not care about platform
specific ways of doing this or that.
* Allow those who /do/ care to use platform specific methods in addition
(although I would prefer wrappers for system functions).

Just my 2ct. I'd fall under the first category.



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