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Improving std::min with common_type

An improved std::min function could be written like this:

template <class T, class U>
typename common_type<T, U>::type min(T t, U u)
{
   return t < u ? t : u;
}

And now expressions such as:

min(1, 2.0)

will actually compile and return the correct type!


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