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Subject: Re: [boost] Merge Boost.Build branding changes to release
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-07-02 05:04:11

Vladimir Prus wrote:

> Beman Dawes wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 9:40 AM, Vladimir Prus
>> <vladimir_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> I would like to ask for permission to merge a couple of Boost.Build
>>> "branding" changes to the release branch:
>>> They are mostly changes in messages, except for a bit in bootstrap.{sh,bat}
>>> that installs a differently named binary. Obvious, it would be better
>>> to merge that later, and I apologise for doing this at this time, but then:
>>> - The change is easy
>>> - I've tested it on Windows and Linux, and it does not depend on anything
>>> much
>>> - Most of associated code changes are already merged to release branch
>>> in due time, and leaving this change outside would just make things more
>>> confusing.
>>> Comments?
>> Even though it is late in the process, I'd like to see these changes
>> applied to 1.47.0. While naming is partially cosmetic, users will
>> benefit from less chance of confusion. But before this change is
>> authorized, the release managers want to give others a chance to
>> comment.
> Given that there were no further comments, OK to merge?


Vladimir Prus
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