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Subject: Re: [boost] [release] files from previous releases
From: Vicente Botet Escriba (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-01-15 08:08:54

Tobias Schwinger-2 wrote:
> Daniel James wrote:
>> 2010/1/13 Tobias Schwinger <tschwinger_at_[hidden]>:
>>> Seems a "release procedure issue" to me; the trunk has apparently been
>>> copied over an old release where those files were still present and
>>> needed.
>> There's no consensus on the best way to merge. A lot of developers
>> seem to be set in their ways so it's up to the individual libraries to
>> decide how they want to manage merge. Although, life would be a lot
>> easier if we all followed the same process.
>>> Those files can be deleted from the release branch (gone from trunk
>>> since February 09, last changes on Fusion in June 09).
>> The C++ files can be left until the next release as it's too late to
>> remove them without good reason. The documentation should be fixed
>> though, the last merge seem to have gone wrong.
> Not good.
> Another issue: Boost.Functional.Forward / Factory are missing from the
> release branch. Fusion docs/examples reference them and, as Forward has
> been factored out of Fusion, it is required for the full functionality
> of older versions.
Boost.Functional.Forward / Factory have not yet released. IMO Fusion needs
to update its documentation until these are released.


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