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From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-10-11 21:40:19

shams wrote:
> Hi,
> Regarding:
> ==
> TR1 BY John Maddock already "seems" to be CVS but the it says "Accepted -- not yet added"?
> Can the docs be updated please?
> ==
> Circular Buffer Jan Gaspar reviewd in 2004" says "Accepted -- not yet added".
> IS this one EVER going to make it into Boost CVS. If not then I think the status should
> be updated to something like "Library no longer available" instead of giving Boosters the
> wrong impression.

No, I think not -- I've prodded Jan and he insists there are changes that are
needed and he doesn't have time :-(

> ALSO looking forward for the following accepted libraries to be in CVS soon.
> - Boost.MPI
> - Boost.PropertyTree
> I think Boost should make it a requirement that if a library has been "accepted" then
> it should be added to CVS "as is" in a "very minimal" timeframe and bug fixes/updates
> should carry on as usual. Who knows if the original author disappears then atleast we
> have the code base and someone else may be willing to maintain it.

At this point, it's the extended 1.34 release schedule that is really causing
much of this backup. The RC branch has been frozen for months. I believe
property tree will be going on the head soon...MPI, well it just got accepted.


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