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    Copyright (c) 2010 Thomas Heller

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#include <boost/phoenix/core.hpp>
#include <boost/phoenix/function.hpp>
#include <boost/phoenix/stl/container.hpp>
#include <boost/phoenix/stl/algorithm.hpp>

#include <vector>

#include <iostream>

namespace phoenix = boost::phoenix;

using phoenix::actor;
using phoenix::function;
using phoenix::arg_names::arg1;

struct size_impl
    // result_of protocol:
    template <typename Sig>
    struct result;
    template <typename This, typename Container>
    struct result<This(Container)>
        // Note, remove reference here, because Container can be anything
        typedef typename boost::remove_reference<Container>::type container_type;
        // The result will be size_type
        typedef typename container_type::size_type type;
    template <typename Container>
    typename result<size_impl(Container const&)>::type
    operator()(Container const& container) const
        return container.size();

template <typename Expr>
struct container_actor
    : actor<Expr>
    typedef actor<Expr> base_type;
    typedef container_actor<Expr> that_type;

    container_actor( base_type const& base = base_type() )
        : base_type( base ) {}

    typename phoenix::expression::function<phoenix::stl::begin, that_type>::type const
    begin() const
        return phoenix::begin(*this);
    typename phoenix::expression::function<phoenix::stl::end, that_type>::type const
    end() const
        return phoenix::end(*this);

    typename phoenix::expression::function<size_impl, that_type>::type const
    size() const
        function<size_impl> const f = size_impl();
        return f(*this);
    typename phoenix::expression::function<phoenix::stl::max_size, that_type>::type const
    max_size() const
        return phoenix::max_size(*this);

    typename phoenix::expression::function<phoenix::stl::empty, that_type>::type const
    empty() const
        return phoenix::empty(*this);

    template <typename Container>
    typename phoenix::expression::function<phoenix::impl::swap, that_type, Container>::type const
    swap(actor<Container> const& expr) const
        return phoenix::swap(*this, expr);

template <typename Expr>
container_actor<Expr> const
container( actor<Expr> const& expr )
    return expr;

int main()
    container_actor<phoenix::expression::argument<1>::type> const con1;
    std::vector<int> v;
    std::cout << (container(arg1).size())(v) << " == " << v.size() << "\n";

    std::cout << (con1.size())(v) << " == " << v.size() << "\n";