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From: Paul Mensonides (pmenso57_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-12-12 20:07:00

----- Original Message -----
From: "David Abrahams" <dave_at_[hidden]>

> > I was under the impression that causing errors and/or warnings was so
> > developers could be "reminded" of some type of hack for some compiler.
> > macro could be conditionally be defined based on whether or not you want
> > those notifications. Issuing a warning or error on a user's system is
> > pointless (IMHO) unless a new release no longer supports the "hack." In
> > which case, they'd get compile-time errors anyway.
> >
> So, should we have another macro:
> ??
> or, can you find a way to make:
> work?

I'm not sure what you mean here. You mean overloading "BOOST_WORKAROUND" to
cause an error (or warning) if you use "BOOST_CURRENT_VERSION"? That's no
problem at all.

Paul Mensonides

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