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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] [MPL] implementing a "trait"?
From: Rodrigo Madera (rodrigo.madera_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-04 13:24:00

namespace john {
    template <typename T>
    struct is_pretty : boost::false_type {};

    template <>
    struct is_pretty<foo> : boost::true_type {};

    template <>
    struct is_pretty<bar> : boost::true_type {};

    // ...


Rodrigo Madera

On Tue, Feb 4, 2014 at 4:03 PM, John M. Dlugosz <ngnr63q02_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> I want to mark certain types as being of a category of my invention (e.g.
> is_pretty), for purposes of using enable_if in the same manner is standard
> type traits such as is_arithmetic etc.
> The trait will be false by default, and I'd declare something to nominate
> types that should be seen to have that trait. I want it to follow
> inheritance; if B has been declared to be in my category, and C is derived
> from B, then C will also be in that category without needing to do anything
> more (though some way to turn it _off_ would be available).
> Can someone advise me on an easy way to structure this?
> Thanks,
> --John
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