Subject: Re: [boost] [regex] "I want everything" should build "out of the box"(onWindows)
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-07-29 17:39:25
> John Maddock 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.
> My complaint here wasn't that this was fixed, but rather that I think
> someone should be able to do a --build-type=complete and have all the
> supported variant of the libraries built. In the case of with ICU it
> would only build the shared versions. It shouldn't still try to build
> both when building with ICU thus causing the error and not building
> anything at all.
I agree. The old behavior was to disable targets that used this bad
combination instead of issuing an error. The error message is mostly
useful, but causes problems in this particular case.
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