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Subject: Re: [boost] Asynchronous library now in Boost Library Incubator
From: Biddiscombe, John A. (biddisco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-11-29 11:33:57


The Asynchronous library is now listed in the Boost Library Incubator (

boost.asynchronous looks to have many of the same features/functionality as HPX. Can I ask why you chose to reimplement futures/lightweight thread pools/parallel STL/etc, rather than working on improving HPX to suit your needs?

Disclaimer : I have contributed o HPX, but I'm not one of the "German HPC Guys" :) .

John Biddiscombe,                        email:biddisco
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