Subject: Re: [boost] [1.41.0] Beta 1 release candidate
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-03 13:21:26
Download and unpack fine - Vista, MSVC 9.0. It seems to have grown ;-)
Rebuilt a few things...
NO showstoppers :-))
but a few minor observations...
As usual was confused by instructions on building libraries. No warning that it
will take quite a long time.
I suspect many Windows users may not need all the versions of all the libraries.
Regex and Test and Datetime most popular?
I repeat my suggestion that a few well-chosen command files would be *much* more
immediately useful and reduce the steady stream of cries for help on the mailing
Not helped by missing link to Boost.Build documentation:
File "boost-build/doc/html/bbv2/advanced/invocation.html"not found.
"For a complete description of these and other invocation options, please see
the Boost.Build documentation."
As usual a slew of warnings :-(
"warning C4702: unreachable code" - in Boost.Test
Shall I submit Trak for these?
"warning C4180: qualifier applied to function type has no meaning; ignored"
in math library (mea culpa - submit Trak to self!)
and C4180 in Fusion too.
This C4180 seems such an unhelpful warning that I wonder if it should be
'globally' suppressed in Boost config.
Does anyone consider C4180 a useful warning to them? It is a problem on other
--- Paul A. Bristow Prizet Farmhouse Kendal, UK LA8 8AB +44 1539 561830, mobile +44 7714330204 pbristow_at_[hidden] > -----Original Message----- > From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of > Beman Dawes > Sent: Monday, November 02, 2009 12:11 PM > To: Boost Developers List > Subject: [boost] [1.41.0] Beta 1 release candidate > > 1.41.0 beta 1 release candidates are available at http://boost.cowic.de/rc/ > > Before pushing the beta out to SourceForge, I'd appreciate it if > several people would try the release candidate and report success or problems.