Subject: Re: [boost] [1.44] Beta progress?
From: Ryan Gallagher (ryan.gallagher_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-21 15:38:32
Robert Ramey <ramey <at> rrsd.com> writes:
> >> I made a mistake in release 1.42 and 1.43 which will mean that
> >> archives created by these versions won't be readable by subsequent
> >> versions
> >> of the serialization library.
> Until it was discovered that a few type changes had broken the
> ability to read previous binary_?archives.
> OK no problem - just wait until 1.43 comes out. EXCEPT
> I had neglected to bump the library version # . Doh!!!.
> THAT is the real problem.
> I've got a solution to fix the problem
Based upon your messages, it's not clear to me what this "fix" does.
Does it make it so that serialization in 1.44 will be able to read
binary archives from 1.41 or does it make it so that serialization in
1.44 will be able to read binary archives from 1.42/43? Or somehow
both? Is there a trac issue?
At my company we were considering upgrading to boost 1.43 but this may
cause us to hold off. Thanks,
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