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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] library choice
From: Marshall Clow (mclow.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-15 12:48:14

On Dec 15, 2013, at 9:26 AM, Mateusz Loskot <mateusz_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> On 15 December 2013 09:27, Mihir Thakkar <mihir9293_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> I am new to boost. I would like to contribute to development.
>> I looked through the libraries and got confused from where to start
>> understanding and reading such a large codebase.
>> Is it that all the libraries are independent of each other and I've to look
>> at only those which I want to work with?
> Yes, correct.
> If you go to you see title "Boost C++ Libraries".
> It means, Boost is a *collection* of libraries covering wide range of areas.
>> Please guide me on how to begin understanding.
> You are the only person that knows what is the area of your interest,
> then go to and find library that matches it best,
> in *your* own opinion.

Also, check out the section "How can I contribute to development?"

— Marshall

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