Subject: Re: [boost] [regex] "I want everything" should build "out of the box"(onWindows)
From: OvermindDL1 (overminddl1_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-07-29 07:16:23
On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 4:32 AM, John Maddock<john_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> Sorry I must have missed that, what's the problem/fix?
>> The "error: link=shared together with runtime-link=static is not
>> allowed" problem is the newest problem I have, appeared in recent
>> versions, prevents us from doing a complete build.
> You simply can not mix dll's with the static runtime - doing so will in
> almost all circumstances cause your application to crash.
>> The ICU renaming
>> thing, well, <quick google search>, Ooo, looky, the 2nd result (1st is
>> the Boost.Regex docs) is one of my old (well, the most recent one)
>> posts on this exact subject on the boost-users mailing list. :)
>> I have made much older posts as well, but google cannot find them it
>> seems... But yea, ICU version 3 (and they are *well* past that now,
>> version 3 is really old now) changed the naming convention of their
>> shared libraries, thus Boost does not link with it without renaming
>> things. Check that post for what they were.
> Well... As of ICU-4.2, the names of the libraries are documented here:
> and match what the Jamfile assumes (and what I downloaded in the binary
> package), this information:
> also uses the same filenames, for example icuin.lib/dll and not
The version of ICU I have is icu4c-3_8-src.zip, so I am not sure if
that is version 4, or 3.8, or what... Let me hunt for a readme, ah,
so it is 3.8. Well, in the windows version at least of 3.8, the
libraries had those different names. I apparently last built that on
October 18th, 2007, so yea, a bit old by now. I will rebuild with the
latest ICU soon to verify the names are correct again.
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