Re: [Boost-docs] [Quickbook] Templates and Namespaces

Subject: Re: [Boost-docs] [Quickbook] Templates and Namespaces
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-08-03 23:18:46

on Thu Aug 02 2007, Bjørn Roald <> wrote:

> David Abrahams wrote:
>> on Thu Aug 02 2007, Bjørn Roald <> wrote:
>>> This only takes you a bit on the way. Code snippets and comments may be
>>> unbalanced at least when viewed as general text, contained strings,
>>> comments and '[' and ']' characters need to be ignored. So what is
>>> needed even with emacs is a quicbook mode.
>> Voila.
> Neat, I will try it when I test out quickbook. I had the feeling you
> had this laying around.
>> But it sometimes has real performance problems. Emacs modes
>> are really hard to write.
> I know, I for one have never done much more than some simple hacking in
> elisp.
> However, the point of my posting was more directed at your statement
> that all editors can balance [ ]. Now I get the feeling you say it was
> hard to get it right, even in emacs ;-)

No, the [ ] balancing was right OOTB. It was other stuff that was
hard to get right.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting
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