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From: Jim.Hyslop (Jim.Hyslop_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-09-26 14:12:15

What's the policy with respect to updating boost's copy of spirit from the
main spirit development repository?

The problem is, boost/spirit/iterator/file_iterator.hpp (in the Boost
repository) fails to compile, because it is attempting to instantiate
boost::iterator_adaptor with the incorrect number of parameters. This was
corrected in early August in the Spirit repository, but that revision has
not been incorporated into the Boost repository.

Is refreshing Spirit done on an ad-hoc basis, or is there a planned

Jim Hyslop
Senior Software Designer
Leitch Technology International Inc. (
Columnist, C/C++ Users Journal (

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