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From: Douglas Gregor (gregod_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-12-05 09:37:02

On Wednesday 04 December 2002 03:27 pm, David Abrahams wrote:
> 1. Should we do something to make this easier for them?

Yeah, let's add a macro BOOST_HOLY_GRAIL to skip all workarounds :)

> 2. What about all the places we make compiler-specific checks in
> Boost code? Could we define some macros which make it easier
> and less error-prone to write these, and which can be globally
> turned off when needed?
> ...
> #else
> ...
> #endif
> Thoughts?

I like BOOST_COMPILER_WORKAROUND. We should use it and ban explicit references
to compiler/platform/library version macros outside of the config library
that don't use it.


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