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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-12-11 13:58:21

"Sohail Somani" <s.somani_at_[hidden]> writes:

>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden]
>> [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of David Abrahams
>> "Sohail Somani" <s.somani_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> > - I'm not sure what encoding you are using to write the document,
>> > but quotes(?) show up funny in my browser (firefox on ubuntu
>> > eft).
>> > I've attached a shot of what they look like. Could be my setup.
>> I'm pretty sure it's the server where the file is being viewed.
>> Try
>> What URL were you using?
> I was using the cvs checkout URL.

Yeah, that server uses Apache-1. No unicode :(

>> > - The instructions seem to encourage building all variants of boost
>> > libraries by default. I think this would be the document to read if
>> > it also included instructions on how to only build the ones you
>> > were interested in.
>> The idea is to give the simplest possible instructions that will get
>> nearly everyone going. I think we need a follow-up document that has
>> all the details.
> Yes, I think a link from this document would be great. I remember the
> first time I built boost I was lost trying to figure out how to reduce
> the number of built variants.

Who will write the follow-up document? You?

Dave Abrahams
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