Subject: Re: [geometry] Status of extensions (maintenance and release)
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-04-14 11:15:14
On 16 March 2016 at 03:47, Adam Wulkiewicz <adam.wulkiewicz_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Mateusz Loskot wrote:
>> Could anyone remind me what, if any, has been the conclusion
>> regarding how extensions are maintained and if they are
>> expected to be released with the main codebase?
>> I recall this dicsussion , but I'm likely missing final decisions.
>>  http://lists.boost.org/geometry/2014/11/3213.php
> It depends. We work on them and move into the release when they're ready.
> E.g. geographic distance strategies was moved recently, though they are not
> yet documented. We plan to work on projections in the near future. Some of
> them require great ammount of work before they are ready for release, like
> the nsphere. Some of them probably won't be developed further and therefore
> could be removed, like the old version of the rtree.
It makes sense, thanks.
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