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Subject: Re: [boost] [static_if] Is there interest in a `static if` emulation library?
From: pfultz2 (pfultz2_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-08-31 23:38:41

> since the condition is known at compile time, can't the optimizer be
counted on to
> compile only the corresponding code? Why doesn't this give the same
> effect as
> the proposal?

Both branches still have to compile even if the compiler determines it is
dead code.


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