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From: Emil Dotchevski (emil_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-27 00:16:18

> Why should an incremental test fail in this case? If you don't know,
> there's a mystery waiting to be uncovered and you shouldn't be so sure
> that it's a false positive in this case.

This is not a compiler or library bug; it is specific to

Incremental MSVC builds at other sites work fine. I'm pretty sure that
this particular problem has persisted for months now. I've tried to
contact them before without success.

> If you do know, you should
> change your test so that it can work when run incrementally.

Maybe I've set up the Boost Exception testing suite incorrectly? I
doubt it, the relevant command is pretty straight-forward:

run throw_exception_test.cpp helper2.cpp ;

Emil Dotchevski
Reverge Studios, Inc.

On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 7:12 PM, David Abrahams <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Emil Dotchevski wrote:
>> I think Boost Exception is ready to be released but I wanted to
>> confirm once again that I'm not missing something. Please bear with me
>> I haven't released anything in Boost before. :)
>> Looking here:
>> There is a single msvc 8.0 failure for Boost Exception which I'm
>> certain is because it's an incremental test. The library does work on
>> msvc 8.
> --
> Dave Abrahams
> BoostPro Computing
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