From: Michiel Salters (michiel.salters_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-14 09:58:55
> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden]
> [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]]On Behalf Of Klaus Nowikow
> Sent: woensdag 14 juli 2004 16:07
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: [boost] Compatibility between boost versions
> I don't expect a definite answer to this complex question, but is it
> possible to estimate how likely it is that newer versions of boost
> will require us to rebuild all?
Expect rebuilds. It's in the FAQ:
--- How can the Boost libraries be used successfully for important projects? Many of the Boost libraries are actively maintained and improved, so backward compatibility with prior version isn't always possible. Deal with this by freezing the version of the Boost libraries used by your project. Only upgrade at points in your project's life cycle where a bit of change will not cause problems. Individual bug fixes can always be obtained from the CVS repository. --- Regards, -- Michiel Salters Consultant Software Engineering LogicaCMG RTSE1, the Netherlands Michiel.Salters_at_[hidden] This e-mail and any attachment is for authorised use by the intended recipient(s) only. It may contain proprietary material, confidential information and/or be subject to legal privilege. It should not be copied, disclosed to, retained or used by, any other party. If you are not an intended recipient then please promptly delete this e-mail and any attachment and all copies and inform the sender. Thank you.
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