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From: Benoit Sigoure (tsuna_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-12-18 05:16:38

On Dec 18, 2007, at 10:50 AM, Jens Seidel wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to know why Boost's unit test framework requires that the
> user defines init_unit_test_suite(int, char**) (or with char *[]
> argument???) instead of main().
> I recently had again some trouble because of it:
> * It broke the general autoconf test in boost.m4 as the existance of
> a Boost library can normally easily be tested by using boost code
> in main() and not init_unit_test_suite(). (Will probably be fixed
> soon in boost.m4.)

Hmm I was going to fix this today but now that you're raising this
issue here, I'll wait to have a better insight of the situation
before taking action.

Benoit Sigoure aka Tsuna
EPITA Research and Development Laboratory

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