Boost Announcement :
From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-08-01 05:11:56
With apologies to all concerned, and thanks to Aleksey Sanin for tracking
down the problem, there is a const-correctness bug in Boost.Regex-1.33.x
that strikes only in multithreaded programs on Unix platforms, if:
* Multiple threads construct regexes concurrently, or
* Multiple threads perform search and replace operations concurrently.
There are two possible fixes:
* Apply the attached patch (this has just gone into cvs along with an
updated test case that detects the issue). Or,
* define BOOST_REGEX_USE_C_LOCALE in boost/user.hpp and rebuild everything.
Regards, John Maddock.
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