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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-06-08 10:17:41

"John Maddock" <jm_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Folks,
> I've put together a small tool for managing boost dependencies called bcp
> (for boost copy).
> The bcp utility is a tool for extracting subsets of Boost, it's useful for
> Boost authors who want to distribute their library separately from Boost,
> and for Boost users who want to distribute a subset of Boost with their
> application.
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> As usual comments etc are most welcome,

All I can say is that this is totally awesome, and thank you.

> also should a utility/tool such as this go through the review
> process

I don't think it needs to. We review libraries, but traditionally
tools are just checked in if they seem useful or are known to be
needed. This one is.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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