Subject: Re: [boost] Review request for Boost.Align
From: Glen Fernandes (glen.fernandes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-20 04:21:53
Andrey Semashev wrote:
> First, nice to see this submission, I've been missing and
> reimplementing this functionality from time to time.
> Second, you may see this:
Thanks! I'll extend the implementation and update the documentation
around aligned_alloc accordingly.
> One other note. I can see that aligned_allocator does not allow to
> specify the alignment. I assume it uses the type T alignment?
Yes, it uses the type T alignment.
> Can this class be extended so that I can specify the alignment
> explicitly in the template parameters?
Definitely. Instead of specifying the alignment value as a template
parameter, maybe a preferable design is:
template<class T, template<class> class A = boost::alignment_of>
...where 'A' could supply different alignment values for different
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