From: Paul Hollingsworth (boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-11-07 00:18:28
I recently had some problems with STLPort and <typeinfo> when trying to make
it work with some legacy code that included <typeinfo.h>:
Anyway, some changes were made in the latest beta to fix the problem:
So I would see how it goes with the latest beta before cracking your head
against a brick wall (as I did ;-) ).
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Abrahams" <abrahams_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Monday, November 06, 2000 3:10 PM
Subject: Re: [boost] py_cpp does not like STLport (STLport bug revealed)
> On second look at the conditional, it looks like a brain-o. Clearly if
> __STL_MSVC is not defined, it is <= 1200. I think the author meant this:
> # if !(defined(__STL_MSVC) || (__STL_MSVC <= 1200))
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Petr Kocmid" <pkocmid_at_[hidden]>
> To: "boost mailing list" <boost_at_[hidden]>
> Sent: Monday, November 06, 2000 3:56 PM
> Subject: [boost] py_cpp does not like STLport (STLport bug revealed)
> > Hi.
> > On MSVC 6.4 with STLport 4.0, py_cpp fails to compile
> > reporting
> > error C2039: 'type_info' : is not a member of '_STL'
> > at every usage of std::type_info.
> > Without STLport, everything builds ok.
> > looking inside the STLport's <typeinfo> header, it
> > seems the stuff is placed into global instead of std:
> > ----------thisisthefragmentofcopyrightedstlportcode
> > # if defined (__STL_USE_NAMESPACES) \
> > && ( defined (__STL_VENDOR_GLOBAL_EXCEPT_STD) || defined
> > (__STL_USE_OWN_NAMESPACE) || defined (__STL_DEBUG))
> > __STL_BEGIN_NAMESPACE
> > // VC++ 6 has only this guy in ::
> > # if !(defined(__STL_MSVC)&& (__STL_MSVC <= 1200))
> > using __STL_VENDOR_EXCEPT_STD::type_info;
> > # endif
> > ---------------------------------------------------
> > After I realised, that py_cpp code is ok on native
> > headers with std::type_info, I removed that conditional
> > under the comment from STLport and it worked as a good
> > fix for me.
> > Maybe stlport tries to workaround some issue
> > already solved by Service Pack 4.
> > Is it possible for anyone with latest STLport beta to
> > have a look on this? Otherwise we shall report a bug
> > to STLport.
> > Petr Kocmid
> > pkocmid_at_[hidden]
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