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Subject: Re: [boost] [1.45.0] Release candidates available
From: Christopher Schmidt (mr.chr.schmidt_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-11-19 15:46:12

Rene Rivera schrieb:
> On 11/19/2010 7:38 AM, Eric Niebler wrote:
>> On 11/19/2010 3:36 AM, Christopher Schmidt wrote:
>>> We got an issue in Spirit. I am responsible for that. See these posts
>>> for more information.
>>> There is completely new, partially broken code that does not interfere
>>> with existing code. The fix is trivial and definitely does not worse
>>> things at all as the existing code is just plain wrong. It can't get
>>> worse than that.
>> Oh, it can get worse. :-) Honestly, I'm not of a mind to hold up the
>> release for this. No existing code will be broken by this, is that
>> correct? If only new functionality is broken, then folks can wait for a
>> working version.
> I feel the same way.

Yeah, just code that uses a new fusion feature (adapted 'abstract data
types') will be affected.

>>> Is there any chance to get the patch in 1.45 - or at least a note in the
>>> docs of Spirit linking to a trac ticket with the patch?
>> That depends on whether Beman has rolled the release already and whether
>> you have a doc patch ready to go.
> If Beman has rolled the release.. AN option would be to put something on
> the web site notes (and release posts).

As the release is finally on its way I do not want to interrupt the
process. I created a track ticket and attached the patch to it.

Version is set to Boost 1.46.0, Milestone is set to Boost 1.47.0.
The compile errors are pretty much straightforward and I guess spirit
users will search the trac tickets first.

I am sorry for the inconveniences.

Best regards,

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