From: Boris Gubenko (Boris.Gubenko_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-01-18 08:45:27
Thank you, Peder and Arkadiy, for taking care of this issue.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peder Holt" <peder.holt_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2007 5:47 AM
Subject: Re: [boost] A question to release manager. Was: [typeof] pleasemake
native tests expected failures on HP-UX
> 2007/1/18, Arkadiy Vertleyb <vertleyb_at_[hidden]>:
>> "Boris Gubenko" <Boris.Gubenko_at_[hidden]> wrote
>> > The issue is that, like other compilers, including such EDG-based
>> > compilers as como-4_3_3-vc7_1 and cxx on Tru64, the HP-UX aCC6 compiler
>> > does not support typeof keyword in default mode (both cxx and aCC6
>> > support it in Gnu dialect mode). For toolsets using compilers that do
>> > support typeof keyword, the "*_native" group of typeof library tests is
>> > marked expected failure (there are some 19 tests in this group). The
>> > patch below adds "acc" to the list of these toolsets. Please, apply it
>> > to CVS HEAD and the RC branch.
>> This is a simple change in explicit-failures-markup.xml. The question is,
>> should we (are we allowed to at this point) apply a change that is not
>> related to a release compiler?
> I already commited the changes to the release branch...
> There are regression results for this compiler for the RC branch.
> What other criterias are needed to categorize a compiler as a release
> If this turns out to be an issue, I'll revert the changes.
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