fn() convert
Converts a value into another value.

Defined in <seqan/basic.h>
Signature T convert<Target>(source);


source An object that is converted to Target.

Template Parameters

Target The type source is converted to.

Return Values

TReturn source converted to Target. If source can be re-interpreted as instance of Target, then a reference is returned. Otherwise the function returns a temporary object.

Detailed Description

This function is implemented in convertImpl. Do not specialize convert, specialize convertImpl instead.

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