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From: Jeff Flinn (TriumphSprint2000_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-10-04 08:01:28

Just an FYI related to first time boost users efforts at installation. I'm
forwarding this from I've answered this to the
best of my abilities in that thread, and suggested that the OP join the
boost.user list.


"andré m.a" <a.m.a_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> hi there.
> It's been suggested my many that i use Boost libraries.
> So i went to and downloaded the win32 files.
> Unziped the boost folder into :
> C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\Include\
> even added the boost directory in the IDE using :
> tools>options>directories...
> I read the docs at boost and it says that for VC6 the files
> (hpp) should work as is, but every time i try to compile
> something im missing static libraries like :
> libboost_program_options-vc6-sgd-1_33.lib is missing.
> Wich even google in its vast DB entries is unable to
> produce a single hit for.
> Then again MSDN is discouraging using VC6 and suggest
> i spend a lot of money for a .Net :-}
> ( very amusing )
> Any tips would be gigantically helpfull.

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