Subject: Re: [boost] Is there BOOST_ENABLE_IF macro now?
From: Mathias Gaunard (mathias.gaunard_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-08-18 10:43:03
On 18/08/13 08:30, TONGARI J wrote:
> Hi folks,
> It's over 2 years since this post:
> The macro looks sweet and I wonder if we have this macro in Boost in case
> that I missed it.
What's the practical reason of having a macro?
The approaches suggested in the thread all have limitations. For example
they require you to put some unique non-ambiguous type in all your
overloads of a said function.
The classical approach recommended for enable_if is still the best way
to use SFINAE for a boolean meta-function or a boolean constant expression.
For this one, you're better off just knowing what you're doing than to
rely on macro magic.
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