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Subject: Re: [boost] [Concepts] Definition. Was [GSoC] [Boost.Hana] Formal review request
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-08-17 21:32:50

With an eye to verifying the existence of library using templates which would
not benefit from explicit type constraints I went through some of the
documentation of AFIO. I posted a log of my notes as I went through it

Of necessity, it sort of rambles around before it gets to the main point.
That's because I had to start at the beginning in order to have enough
context to understand it.

Short version

a) I don't think this library demonstrates that type constraints wouldn't
help. In fact I think the opposite.
b) This further reinforces my view that DOxygen is not a great system for
writing C++ documentation.
c) AFIO is much more complicated than I think it has to be - but I can't
prove this because its so hard to understand anything about it.

Robert Ramey

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