Boost C++ Libraries of the most highly regarded and expertly designed C++ library projects in the world. Herb Sutter and Andrei Alexandrescu, C++ Coding Standards

This is the documentation for a snapshot of the develop branch, built from commit 7143383779.

Higher Level Abstractions

The asynchronous model presented in this section provides a basis for defining higher level abstractions. Boost.Asio builds on this core model to provide additional facilities, such as:

To allow users to more easily write their own asynchronous operations that adhere to this model, Boost.Asio also provides the helper function async_compose.