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From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-02-29 14:27:38

David Abrahams wrote:

> Urrrh, your "std_min" function makes an unqualified call to min,
> right? How can you know whether the invoked function is going to
> return a value or a reference?

I see your point, but is this a corner case we really want to handle? If
users are overloading min and max, shouldn't they be using
std-compatible signatures? (I'm sincerely asking, these are not
rhetorical questions.)

Eric Niebler
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