Subject: Re: [boost] ATTENTION: Library requirements..
From: Glen Fernandes (glen.fernandes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-01-10 01:23:34
On Sun, Jan 10, 2016 at 1:10 AM, Robert Ramey wrote:
> Many libraries do not "integrate with the "global Boost documentation"
"one boost library should be selected as the golden or canonical
example so that it can be used as an example for others to follow"
I would think that a library that integrates with the global Boost
documentation is desirable as that example.
> I'm aware that doing so is redundant. BUT it provides anyone who
> want's to browse boost just to do so directly, without building
> anything. For example, anyone can just start browsing the repo
> master branch without doing downloading or building anything. This
> is huge for new users of boost. The extra space used seems
> a small price to pay for this benefit.
There are other ways of providing that, as people have suggested in
this thread. e.g. A separate branch (such as gh-pages) that doesn't
pollute the master/develop branches commit history with generation
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