From: Alexander Arhipenko (arhipjan_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-03-17 04:19:38
On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 3:24 PM, Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Alexander Arhipenko wrote:
> > Hi, guys!
> > I had following problem when using boost::filesystem dynamically
> > linked on windows platform:
> > unresolved external symbol boost::filesystem::not_found_error.
> > (By the way, this issue was raised up on users list some time ago, but
> > had no resolution).
> > According to dumpbin utility, mentioned symbol resides in
> > boost_filesystem binary,
> > so, I guess, there is some problem with macro magics
> > (__declspec(dllimport/dllexport) ) in
> > header file (operations.hpp).
> > I'm building test application using Boost.Build:
> > Boost.Build V2 (Milestone 11)
> > Boost.Jam 03.1.16
> > and boost 1.34.1.
> > Compiler is MSVC 9, but problem is reproducible on MSVC 8.
> > The attached patch fixes the problem by defining
> > BOOST_FILESYSTEM_DYN_LINK in usage requirements
> > (in boost.filesystem's Jamfile.v2),
> > but I'm wondering
> > 1. why all the other symbols are successfully imported when mentioned
> > macro is not defined
> > 2. and why this macro wasn't defined in usage requirements by the
> > author of the library.
> > Could you please shed a light on this issue or correct me if I'm doing
> > something wrong.
> > Thanks.
> > Sasha
> > P.S. In attach there are minimal project that reproduces the problem
> > and patch that fixes the problem.
> Please submit a ticket for this. I'm too swamped right now to look at
> it, but submitting a ticket ensures that the issue won't be forgotten.
> See http://beta.boost.org/support/bugs.html for instructions on how to
> do submit a ticket.
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I've found that the problem was already fixed on trunk and 1.35
, so there is no need
for submitting ticket or patch I guess.
Thanks for feedback and sorry for the noise.
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