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From: Marshall Clow (marshall_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-02-21 12:47:14

At 9:46 PM -0800 2/20/05, Ralf W. Grosse-Kunstleve wrote:
>--- Marshall Clow <marshall_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > In boost/libs/python/src/converter/registry.cpp, I found:
> >
> > >#if defined(__APPLE__) && defined(__MACH__) && defined(__GNUC__) \
> > > && __GNUC__ == 3 && __GNUC_MINOR__ <= 4 && !defined(__APPLE_CC__)
> > >#endif
> >
> > but I think that the conditionals are incorrect.
>I am sure they are not pretty but they certainly did the job.
>> So, I think that that whole #if expression always evaluates to "false".
>Nope. Install the old gcc 3.3 from to verify.
>See also:
> Ralf

Gotcha. A gcc for the Mac that wasn't from Apple.
That's the case that I didn't think of.

Sorry about that.

>How did you stumble over my hack? Does it cause any problems?

There's a bad #if __APPLE__ in limits.hpp, (which is causing the
regressions to fail) so I was looking for other apple-specific code.
It doesn't cause any problems, but I didn't think it did anything. It
seems I was wrong.

-- Marshall
Marshall Clow     Idio Software   <mailto:marshall_at_[hidden]>
It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion.
It is by the beans of Java that thoughts acquire speed,
the hands acquire shaking, the shaking becomes a warning.
It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion.

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