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From: Jody Hagins (jody-boost-011304_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-04-01 21:52:48

On Sun, 01 Apr 2007 21:18:59 -0400
Stefan Seefeld <seefeld_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> How many boost users are actually building boost themselves, compared
> to those who use prepackaged 'system' libraries ? (And from those who
> do build themselves, how many are sufficiently familiar with the
> infrastructure to know how to use these fine tools well (compared to
> those who are very happy to just be able to get the whole thing up and
> running so they don't need to touch it ever again) ?

We build it ourselves. Well, I am actually the one who got it all
working for our environment, and am supposed to make sure it stays that

1.34 scares me to death.

I had barely come to terms with the highly unusual build environment of
bjam. The vast amount of effort and changes necessary to support the
new build environment has me extremely nervous. I imagine the only way
we will move to 1.34 is when we MUST have something in there... or
unless someone can convince me that my fears are nothing more than those
children have of the boogeyman.

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