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Subject: Re: [boost] [pimpl] No documentation for pointer semantics
From: Pete Bartlett (pete_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-06-06 16:48:59

>Well, that was a few nervous hours when I felt my familiar Pimpl world was
crashing all around me...

FWIW, the worldview around where I am is similar to yours - very natural to
have common scaffolding for the two sorts of "compiler firewall" (to avoid
using the word pimpl!) - those with value semantics and those with
shared-const semantics. Your implementation seems a little better than ours
- the semantics are right there in the base class name making it hard to
miss for the user browsing the source.



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