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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-11-02 10:02:30

Anthony Williams wrote:
> Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>> David Deakins wrote:
>>>> Windows CE does not supply the ANSI version of FormatMessage (only
>>>> FormatMessageW). The attached patch substitutes FormatMessageW-based
>>>> code in this case.
>>> I've applied the patch, but am concerned about the name of the
>>> For clarity, I'd prefer the name indicate that this is a Windows
>>> workaround. Perhaps BOOST_NO_WINDOWS_ANSI_API?
>>> Is this something used by other libraries? If it is specific to
>>> Boost.System, I'd prefer BOOST_SYSTEM_NO_WINDOWS_ANSI_API.
>> Hum... Wouldn't it be better to use the _WIN32_WCE predefined macro?
>> That way the user doesn't have to configure anything.
> BOOST_NO_ANSI_APIS is a boost config macro from
> boost/config/platform/win32.hpp
> It is used by the boost.thread as well as Boost.System, and maybe others.

Ah! I missed that. Ignore the comment.



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