Subject: Re: [boost] Removing _1 from the global namespace (again)
From: Ahmed Charles (acharles_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-04 10:00:31
> From: lists_at_[hidden]
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Date: Sat, 14 Dec 2013 18:56:14 +0200
> Subject: [boost] Removing _1 from the global namespace (again)
> If we're going to call the next release 2.0, we'll be allowed some latitude
> with respect to breaking changes, so maybe this is the right time to finally
> remove the Bind placeholders from the global namespace.
> This will, however, break many things all around Boost (to say nothing about
> the outside world), as a quick grep can readily reveal. And, consequently,
> it will generate a certain amount of work for the maintainers of the
> affected libraries that, from their point of view, can appear unnecessary.
> So I'll need a certain amount of community consensus before going ahead and
> breaking everyone's code. :-)
Just curious, did anything ever happen with this?
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