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From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-03-14 11:03:03

Chris wrote:
> I tried GDTL on Metrowerks CodeWarrior (MCW) 7.2.
> CodeWarrior has a warning for empty declarations. I.e. Trailing semi-colons
> after closing a namespace and a semi-colon after the closing brace on
> function declarations. In GDTL's case it warns about:
>...several warnings...


> Also I get warnings about the unused argument in
> Warning : variable / argument 'd' is not used in function
> formatters.hpp line 70 inline std::string to_email_string(date d)


> Besides these warnings, the tests and examples in the gregorian directory
> compile and pass.
> I am having problems with the posix_time tests.
> When compiling testc_local_adjustor.cpp I get the following error:
> Error : ambiguous access to overloaded function
> 'std::abs(long double)'
> 'std::abs(float)'
> 'std::abs(double)'
> posix_time_duration.hpp line 146 double d = std::abs(ticks()) %
> rep_type::res_adjust();
> For MCW the long long overload of abs is found in cstdlib which hasn't been
> included.
> After this change I get an error


> Error : undefined identifier 'INT64_C'
> posix_time_system.hpp line 113 gdtl::wrapping_int<boost::int64_t,
> INT64_C(86400) * INT64_C(1000000000) >
> INT64_C fails to be defined because boost/cstdint.hpp and thus cstdint have
> already been included before posix_time_system.hpp is read
> (boost/cstdint.hpp was included by posix_time_duration.hpp). Since the
> header has already been included the definition of __STDC_CONSTANT_MACROS
> has no effect posix_time_system.hpp.
> I'm not sure how to fix this. I suppose you could add
> __STDC_CONSTANT_MACROS before every inclusion of boost/cstdint.hpp but there
> is still no guarantee that user code won't have included cstdint before your
> headers.
> Adding #define __STDC_CONSTANT_MACROS to posix_time_duration.hpp fixed this
> issue for the tests.

Hmm, I'm not sure of the best approach either. Could you send me details of
exactly what you did here -- I want to make sure I do it the same way....

> I had to add #include <string> to posix_time_system.hpp.


> After these changes all of the tests pass. I will check the examples
> tomorrow.

Great! The examples don't do anything unique that isn't in the tests, so you
should be set. After you send me the details from above I'll upload the fixed



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