From: Paul A Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-11-24 07:14:39
Indeed - but I didn't see the MS BUILD number - needed to distinguish
between 8.0 beta 1, 2, 2.5 ... and final(s). Microsoft have ideas on
version numbering which seem dotty to me, but they have ...
-- Paul A Bristow Prizet Farmhouse, Kendal, Cumbria UK LA8 8AB Phone and SMS text +44 1539 561830, Mobile and SMS text +44 7714 330204 mailto: pbristow_at_[hidden] www.hetp.u-net.com | -----Original Message----- | From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden] | [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Rene Rivera | Sent: 23 November 2005 19:25 | To: boost_at_[hidden] | Subject: Re: [boost] Full MS compiler version info? | | Paul A Bristow wrote: | > Installation of the final 8.0 (after beta 1 and 2) has | caused me some | > confusion because the output build logs don't contain the | full compiler | > version. For example using a post build event with the | test suite, as | > recommended (- strongly see PS below) | > | > --build_info=yes | > | > includes this info: | > | > Platform: Win32 | > Compiler: Microsoft Visual C++ version 8.0 | > STL : Dinkumware standard library version 405 | > Boost : 1.33.0 | > | > The macro _MSC_FULL_VER is 140050215 | > | > looks like version 1400 build 50215 | > | > Would it be useful to decode in | boost/config/compiler/visual.hpp this into | > version 8.0 and build 50215? (Or?) | > | > A new macro BOOST_COMPILER_BUILD ? | > | > So that various releases can be distingushed? | | You mean like this: | | http://www.crystalclearsoftware.com/cgi-bin/boost_wiki/wiki.pl | ?BoostConfig | BOOST_USER: BoostConfig | |
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