Re: [Boost-bugs] [Boost C++ Libraries] #12980: compile time character array

Subject: Re: [Boost-bugs] [Boost C++ Libraries] #12980: compile time character array
From: Boost C++ Libraries (noreply_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-05 03:26:24

#12980: compile time character array
  Reporter: gast128@… | Owner: Marshall Clow
      Type: Feature Requests | Status: closed
 Milestone: To Be Determined | Component: utility
   Version: Boost 1.63.0 | Severity: Optimization
Resolution: wontfix | Keywords:
Changes (by Marshall Clow):

 * status: new => closed
 * resolution: => wontfix


> Drawbacks that it is not much of an improvement.
 Yes, I think this is not really an improvement.

 In C++17, we got a constexpr char_traits::length, specifically to solve
 this problem.
 People can do that with `boost::string_view` as well (define their own
 `traits` class, with a constexpr `length` call).

 Closing this as "wont fix" (even though it's not a bug, but a feature

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