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From: Ronald Garcia (garcia_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-05-09 21:06:19

Based on demand, the review period for the Fusion library has been
extended to May 13th. For convenience I have quoted the original
message below.


On May 1, 2006, at 9:49 AM, Ronald Garcia wrote:

> The review of Joel de Guzman's Fusion library begins today, May 1,
> 2006, and continues through May 10, 2006.
> :Download:
> :Description:
> Fusion is a library of heterogenous containers and views and
> algorithms. A set of heterogenous containers (vector, list,
> set and
> map) is provided out of the box along with view classes that
> present
> various composable views over the data. The containers and views
> follow a common sequence concept with an underlying iterator
> concept
> that binds it all together, suitably making the algorithms fully
> generic over all sequence types.
> The architecture is somewhat modeled after MPL which in turn is
> modeled after STL. It is code-named "fusion" because the
> library is
> the "fusion" of compile time metaprogramming with runtime
> programming.
> Review questions
> ================
> Please always explicitly state in your review, whether you think
> the library should be accepted into Boost.
> You might want to comment on the following questions:
> - What is your evaluation of the design?
> - What is your evaluation of the implementation?
> - What is your evaluation of the documentation?
> - What is your evaluation of the potential usefulness of the library?
> - Did you try to use the library? With what compiler?
> Did you have any problems?
> - How much effort did you put into your evaluation? A glance? A
> quick reading? In-depth study?
> - Are you knowledgeable about the problem domain?
> Cheers,
> Ron

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