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Subject: Re: [boost] [outcome] Requesting pre-review of Boost.Outcome tutorial
From: Niall Douglas (s_sourceforge_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-11-24 02:52:10

On 22 Nov 2016 at 10:54, Paul A. Bristow wrote:

> > 1. Does it make sense?
> Amazing that something as handling the unexpected can be complicated, but yes, I think it does.
> As you and others have observed, explaining the "evolution of ideas" is too convoluted with the 'how to do it now'.
> Splitting the documentation into "What it is and how to do it" from "Why it's like this and how it is better"
> is one way. Re-ordering could also work.
> For users, start with the very, very, very simple to prevent TL;DRitus switching readers off.
> Working examples that the user can pull and run will sell well.

Thanks for the feedback Paul. Much appreciated.


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