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Subject: Re: [boost] New library? CallableTraits
From: Jesse Williamson (jesse_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-05-16 16:34:45

On Sun, May 15, 2016 at 6:13 AM, Louis Dionne <ldionne.2_at_[hidden]> wrote:


>> 1. Is there any interest in reviewing a future version of this for
>> inclusion in Boost?
> I think so. I've also heard a couple of people say that they needed similar
> functionality this week in Aspen, so I imagine this would be a useful
> addition to Boost. In the long term, I think we need something similar
> (perhaps a subset of CallableTraits) in the standard.

Throwing in my two bits here, I absolutely agree that ultimately the
type_traits header should provide something
allowing this sort of introspection.

>> 2. If so, does this belong in its own library, or should it be incorporated
>> into Boost.TypeTraits or something similar?
> No strong opinion here, though it might be a bit large for an addition to
> Boost.TypeTraits? In all cases, if there's a review of the library, you can
> count on me to submit one.

I guess not a /strong/ opinion, but I would like to see it just be
part of Boost Type Traits. It feels like something
that we should be able to do in a single library?


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