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Subject: Re: [boost] [Fibers] Performance
From: Daniel James (dnljms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-16 08:27:14

On 16 January 2014 07:29, Dean Michael Berris <dberris_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I realize I'm jumping in on a conversation that I'm not involved in
> but as mostly a user of Boost libraries, I for one would encourage you
> to think about the users and their needs more than what you the
> developer think is important. This is one critical piece of feedback
> you're getting, and I seriously hope you consider prioritizing this in
> your continued development of Boost.Fiber.

It isn't really user feedback, but feedback from a developer of
similar functionality, which is something very different.
Pedantically, the developer could also be a user of the library, but
their main point of view is as a developer of such functionality, and
their opinions are influenced by that. If they've put a lot of effort
into something, then it's likely that they will overvalue it. Feedback
from other developers is of course extremely useful, but the
difference should be appreciated.

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