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Subject: Re: [boost] [Filesystem] Proposal: make filesystem generic-programming friendly
From: Ahmed Charles (acharles_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-14 12:40:54

---------------------------------------- > Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2014 11:18:11 -0500 > From: bdawes_at_[hidden] > To: boost_at_[hidden] > Subject: Re: [boost] [Filesystem] Proposal: make filesystem generic-programming friendly > > On Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 12:37 PM, Alexander Lamaison <awl03_at_[hidden]>wrote: > >> >> The impeding standard was what caused me to release the draft now. I'd >> like >> to get this into Boost.Filesystem before the standard (which is based on >> it) >> is frozen. >> > > It is already frozen and in fact the ISO PDTS balloting closes in 8 days. > Based on early unofficial feedback, ballot resolution will mostly be > limited to typo-level changes. > > See > > That's the bad news. The good news is that the committee's plan is that > ISO/IEC PDTS 18822 AKA File System Technical Specification will be the > first of a series of filesystem related Technical Specifications, and the > committee's Filesystem Study Group will be actively soliciting proposals > for new filesystem related components. Your proposal could wind up hitting > the SG just when it is actively looking for new components for the next TS. > > More on this later. Thanks, Just curious, how is this going? And was the proposal by Alexander ever submitted to the committee? It sounds really interesting and useful.

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