Subject: Re: [boost] [Boost-announce] [metaparse] Review period starts May 25th and ends June 7th
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-06-02 13:32:06
Abel Sinkovics wrote:
> This repository can be found here: https://github.com/sabel83/metaparse
What follows is my review of Metaparse.
> - What is your evaluation of the design?
Of high quality. Based on the MPL paradigm, but I don't view this as a
> - What is your evaluation of the implementation?
Did not look in detail, but based on a cursory glance, appears to be of
> - What is your evaluation of the documentation?
> - What is your evaluation of the potential usefulness of the library?
Looks very useful for its target domain. I especially like the Grammar
(meta)feature, using which one can provide the grammar description as text.
> - Did you try to use the library?
> - How much effort did you put into your evaluation?
I read the documentation in its entirety (minus the Tutorial) and some of
the supporting material.
> - Are you knowledgeable about the problem domain?
I'm not sure if anybody is. :-)
> Please always include in your review a vote as to whether the library
> should be accepted into
I think that the library should be accepted, although the name BOOST_STRING
is too ambitious. I suggest BOOST_MP_STRING.
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