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Subject: Re: [boost] Tests are a mess
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-09-11 17:20:05

David Abrahams wrote:
>> No - I asked for a pledge that if this happened in the future it
>> would be considered a bug.
> Whom did you you ask for a pledge?


Here is where I asked for it

Here is his response I got

which includes the quote:

> I would ask that library authors that cannot make a similar pledge include
> a disclaimer in thier documentation and header files something on the
> order
> of:
> ...
You can ask anything you want and you can assume anything you want
about Boost libraries, but the fact is that they do change and
occasionally breaking changes are introduced, which may or may not be

which I took to at face value and acted accordingly.

Robert Ramey

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