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Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc17]Getting started with Project 2 in Boost.Geometry:R-tree serialization
From: Ruoyun Jing (jingry0321_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-03-07 13:12:43

Hi Adam,

> Hi Ruoyun,
> Ruoyun Jing wrote:
>> Talk with with boost mailing list is also good for me.:) Now it is really
>> early today, and I found that i write i am in UTF-8......hahaha....I'm
>> sorry for my bad english....I'm in UTC+8 zone.And for the test of project
>> 3, do i just implement serialization of minimally Point models in arbitrary
>> dimension,or implement many other models in Boost.geometry?
> Yes, for PROJECT 2 "R-tree serialization" you have to implement the
> serialization of models implemented in Boost.Geometry. The minimum is the
> serialization of model::point in arbitrary dimension and model::point_xy
> but you may also implement it for other models, e.g. model::box,
> model::segment, etc. And it should be as generic as possible.

Thanks for your answer, now I can do it clearly.:)

> And one thing i want to know if it is possible for me to know is how many
>> students do we need for Boost.Geometry in GSoC17? If you don't want to
>> answer, i apologize and you may just forget it,because I hope this question
>> doesn't annoy you, and hope you to have a good day. :)
> I'm not sure if I understand the question correctly. What do you mean by
> "how many students do we need"? AFAIK there is no predefined number of
> students that have to prepare proposals. What matters is the knowledge of
> the student and the quality of the proposal.
> Adam
> P.S. Please don't top-post on Boost mailing lists, see:

Thanks for your answer, you understand correctly, and i clearly know what I
want to know. I read the discussion policy at the first time i decided to
contribute boost, but i'm really unfamiliar with email, so it's very kind
of you to forgive my rudeness, I'll correct it now, and if I also have
something wrong, i'm pleased to be pointed out. :)


Northwest University of China
Software Engineering
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