From: Markus Schöpflin (markus.schoepflin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-27 03:32:23
Beman Dawes wrote:
> Markus Schöpflin wrote:
>> I have been running boost regression tests on Tru64/CXX for a few years
>> now. As Tru64 is no longer available and the compiler most likely will not
>> get any more updates, I'm a bit unsure if it would make any sense for me to
>> volunteer as a platform champion.
>> Do you think I should go ahead and put me in the list anyway?
> That's up to you, but it sounds like your efforts might be better spent
> on a more active platform.
> While we want to support a wide range of platforms, and not just the
> most popular ones, it doesn't make sense to tie up resources on
> platforms that are no longer supported by their suppliers.
As in my department we still have to support applications running on Tru64
for a few more years, I will continue running boost regression tests on
this platform anyway.
But I agree with you that a platform champion most likely is no longer needed.
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