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Subject: Re: [boost] Abstract STL Container Adaptors
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-03-15 12:25:25

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Andy Jost
> Sent: Friday, March 15, 2013 3:58 PM
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [boost] Abstract STL Container Adaptors
> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Steven Watanabe
> OK, you had the answer last time I posted to boost. Maybe I should just be sending DMs to you
instead :)
> > BOOST_TYPE_ERASURE_MEMBER(has_count, count); template<class T> using
> > abstract_set = boost::type_erasure::any<has_count<std::size_t(const
> > T&)>, _self&>;
> Thanks, very cool! The docs make sense.
< What I'm talking about could readily be implemented using the TypeErasure library.

> So would abstract STL container adaptors be a useful thing to add to TypeErasure as a small
utility and demonstration?


Demonstrations are always useful to make the discussion less abstract.

My feeling is that TypeErasure has much wider application that many have appreciated so far.


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