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Subject: Re: [boost] [polygon] examplefile compilation failed
From: Simonson, Lucanus J (lucanus.j.simonson_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-31 17:50:06

Joachim Faulhaber wrote:
> 2009/8/31 Thomas Klimpel <Thomas.Klimpel_at_[hidden]>:
>> Joachim Faulhaber wrote:
>>> Are these examples intended to be excercises ;)
>> Did you realize that they are extremely challenging exercises?
> Don't take my remark too seriously. I don't claim this was a big job.
> Nevertheless I think it is important fix those examples soon because
> they give a false impression to this exceptional library.
> Examples are important, they are read first and compiled first,
> when people get interested.

The examples and library code required to compile them in MSVC9 are now fixed. I have to review my other usage of the default pointer argument SFINAE guard to ensure that it won't cause syntax errors in MSVC9 with other library functions that weren't exercised in the examples. With luck we should be able to start talking about compiler warnings again and leave discussion of compiler errors behind us.


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