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Subject: Re: [boost] The boost component dependencies blues
From: Richard Webb (richard.webb_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-12-12 11:07:39

Stefan Seefeld wrote:
> In particular, what is boost.mpi doing there

>From a quick search through the headers:

The file


includes some Graph headers.
Some other Graph headers include mpi stuff (for 'Parallel BGL'

So it might just be that it's pulling in the whole of both libs, even if you
don't actually need that functionality. I imagine that some of the other
deps are the same.

Also, the generated source tree includes the python regression tests as well
as it's source, which i guess then causes the source for Test (and anything
it depends on) to be included as well.

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