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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-15 12:26:06

on Tue May 27 2008, "James Talbut" <> wrote:

> As a user I am concerned about the lack of a 1.35.1 release.
> We cannot use 1.35 because it contains a bug.
> When 1.36 is released it will fix this bug, but it will also inevitably
> introduce new bugs some of which may also be show-stoppers for us.
> Which means we have to wait for 1.37, and so on...
> We need to have bugfix releases for released version of boost that do
> not change anything that is not absolutely necessary to fix bugs.
> Without this we are going to have to manually patch bugs as fixes come
> out, which makes a mockery of the whole idea of having boost releases
> (and makes boost much less appealing as a library).

Hi James,

That is one of the most important reasons we decided to offer Maybe we can help?

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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