Subject: Re: [boost] [1.41.0] Release candidate 3
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-18 08:46:03
2009/11/18 Václav Haisman <v.haisman_at_[hidden]>
> Robert Ramey wrote, On 18.11.2009 5:20:
> > I use cygwin/gcc-4.3.2 on my windows system. This environment doesn't
> > support a library with wide streams so wserialization doesn't get built.
> > The Bjam script should detect this and just skip bulding that library.
> > That's the way it works on my own system - but I use library_test.sh to
> > build libraries and run tests so milage may differ. If this is a
> > it wouldn't be detected by the release tests since non of those platforms
> > are cygwin.
> What Cygwin version do you use? Cygwin 1.7 does have most if not all of
> char functionality. Also, the latest GCC on Cygwin 1.7 is GCC 4.3.4.
AFAIK, Cygwin 1.7 isn't release yet, so I'm not worried about it for 1.41.0.
We do need to make sure Cygwin 1.7 gets test coverage once it ships.
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