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The type of string_view used by the library.


Defined in header <boost/url/string_view.hpp>

using string_view = boost::core::string_view;

String views are used to pass character buffers into or out of functions. Ownership of the underlying character buffer is not transferred; the caller is responsible for ensuring that the lifetime of the object owning the character buffer extends until the string view is no longer referenced.

Convenience header <boost/url.hpp>