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Subject: Re: [boost] Futures (was: Re: [compute] Some remarks)
From: Sylvester-Bradley, Gareth (Gareth.Sylvester-Bradley_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-01-13 04:55:04

On 13 January 2015 09:02, Gareth Sylvester-Bradley wrote:
> FWIW, the "Lib" suffix doesn't follow the usual naming convention
> for Boost libraries
> [] which
> would make it Boost.NamespaceAlias, the Boost NamespaceAlias
> library, or NamespaceAlias, a Boost library by Niall Douglas.

I've just read this back and realise BindLib is intended to convey that it's for "binding libraries", rather than being a "binding" library... but maybe I'm not the only one who didn't get that immediately.

Moving Lib(rary) to the front might help... Boost.LibAlias?


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