[libstdc++] Doxygen markup for algorithms

Phil Edwards phil@jaj.com
Wed Feb 20 08:38:00 GMT 2002


On Mon, Feb 18, 2002 at 09:14:25PM +0000, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
>
> Is it confusing to use sequence to describe a specific concept in the STL
> as well as to describe the range of iterators over which an algorithm
> works, which doesn't necessarily meet the requirements of a Sequence?

I tend to think of it as context-sensitive overloading, something with
which C++ programmers are already familiar.  :-)  That is, I don't worry
about it until confusion actually arises.

Phil

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