Re: [Boost-docs] [quickbook] Template argument evaluation.

Subject: Re: [Boost-docs] [quickbook] Template argument evaluation.
From: Joel de Guzman (joel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-30 01:31:07

Daniel James wrote:
> 2009/5/29 Eric Niebler <eric_at_[hidden]>:
>> Frankly, I'm ok with breaking docs that rely on the weird dynamic scoping of
>> quickbook templates. There are probably exactly 0 docs in this category. I
>> say, just rip it out and replace it with something sensible.
> There are also a few other things I'd like to change which will be
> more disruptive so they'll definitely need a version switch. In this
> case it's actually pretty easy to implement the switch so I thought I
> might as well use one for everything. It gives an incentive to
> upgrade. But the current lookup behaviour could be seen as just broken
> and worth fixing for all versions.
> I've started making notes on possible changes:


I'm for the version switch. I'm not sure if there's 0 docs that rely
on dynamic scoping of templates. I know that some folks use templates.
(Rene R, John M) come to mind. Better be sure.


Joel de Guzman

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