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Subject: Re: [boost] throw or boost::throw_exception?
From: John Maddock (boost.regex_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-05-31 08:11:05

>> The rationale is that boost/throw_exception.hpp started off at least
>> as a workaround for compilers with exception handling turned off (and
>> is still required for such), the fact that it pulls in one header from
>> Boost.Exception as well is a side effect, but a not-unhappy one in
>> that it stops endless "why do I need to depend on Boost.Exception"
>> discussions, if that one header shift to Config.
> Or, we could move these two headers to a separate 'throw_exception'
> module, with Emil as maintainer.

That's also fine, just seems a little strange to have a repository for 2
files. John.

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