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Subject: Re: [boost] Release Managers: permission to merge small feature to release?
From: Marshall Clow (mclow.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-12-28 13:51:52

On Dec 28, 2012, at 4:50 AM, Daniel James <dnljms_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> On 27 December 2012 21:54, Marshall Clow <mclow.lists_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> I have a ticket <> asking for compile-time checked access to elements of a boost::array.
>> I have implemented a specialization of boost::get (and for c++11, std::get) that does this, and it's been on the trunk and being tested for a couple weeks.
>> This is technically not a bug fix, but new functionality, but I'd like to get it into the next release.
>> So, I'm asking permission to merge to release.
>> The change lists are 82083 (for the functionality), 82084 and 82102 (for the tests), and 82103 (for the docs)
> Some of those revision numbers are wrong.

Apparently copy and paste is beyond my mental abilities.
        82083 (for the functionality)
        82089 and 82102 (for the tests)
        82105 (for the docs)

> Also, I don't like the idea of adding anything to 'std' at this stage.

I'm not adding stuff to "namespace std", but rather specializing a template function for boost::array that is already defined.
But if you think that this is too late/risky to be added to this release, I'm OK with that.

-- Marshall

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