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Subject: Re: [boost] Official warnings policy?
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-06 08:38:29

Daniel James wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 12:29 PM, Paul A. Bristow
> <pbristow_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >
> > No new stuff should be accepted until it passes warning
> > free, for a start.
> I don't think that'd be fair, at least not for both gcc and visual
> c++. Some of the onus to fix a compiler's warnings should be on the
> people who care about that compiler.

By "stuff," I assume Paul meant "libraries," as in "no new libraries accepted into Boost unless warning free." That's fair, if it is established and known before a review begins.

Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP

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