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Subject: Re: [boost] [predef] Status and review results?
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-04-22 23:51:27

On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 5:16 AM, Bjorn Reese <breese_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> On 04/21/2013 11:00 PM, Rene Rivera wrote:
>> Just a quick message to mention that I've finished all the review related
>> changes to the Predef library. And done some of the future tasks on the
>> library. In particular the addition of endianness definitions and the
> This is looking very good.
> I have a minor comment regarding the documentation. In the reference
> section you list all the pre-defined macros that are used to detect a
> given Boost.Predef macro. That is not really the kind of information I
> would expect as a user. Instead I would like to know that I should use
> BOOST_ARCH_ALPHA to detect the Alpha CPU, and that version number 6.0.0
> refers EV6 (aka 21264 [1].)

I'll add a task to move the documentation towards that as it does seem more
informative. But of course is also more work :-)

> If I want to determine what pre-defined macros are used to create the
> various Boost.Predef macros, the source is probably a more better place
> to look.
> [1]**Alpha_21264>
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