Subject: [boost] [GSoC] [Boost.Hana] Formal review request
From: Louis Dionne (ldionne.2_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-07-28 13:20:01
It has been a while since I've given news about my GSoC project, Boost.Hana.
Things are going very well and I uploaded the library to the Boost Incubator.
I think it is time to push the library forward for review.
As the author, I know everything that's left to be done and polished before
I can be fully satisfied. Still, I believe the library is worthwhile in its
current state as it implements a superset of the functionality found in the
Boost.MPL and Boost.Fusion. I also think the library will benefit greatly
from a larger user base and more feedback.
Here are some caveats:
- The library requires a full C++14 compiler, so only Clang 3.5 can compile
the unit tests right now. However, compilers will eventually catch up.
Also, pushing cutting edge libraries forward might motivate compilers to
support C++14 ASAP, which is probably a good thing.
- The library is not fully stable yet, so interface changes are to be expected.
I don't see this as a problem as long as this is documented, especially since
I expect Hana to be used mostly for toying around for at least a while.
I could be mistaken.
So unless someone thinks the library isn't ready or would get rejected right
away in its current state for reason X, I am requesting a formal review for
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