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Subject: Re: [boost] [any] new version
From: Emil Dotchevski (emildotchevski_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-09-01 19:32:38

On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 2:24 PM, Roman Perepelitsa
<roman.perepelitsa_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> 2011/9/1 Martin Bidlingmaier <Martin.Bidlingmaier_at_[hidden]>
>> Ok, so obviously the proposed version won't work when instances of
>> boost::any cross dll borders.
> The existing version of boost::any has the same limitation. If you make rtti
> info local to dynamic libraries, you won't be able to extra data from any in
> one dynamic library if it was put in in another.

MSVC bakes the RTTI statically in each DLL, but it does work across
DLL boundaries.

Emil Dotchevski
Reverge Studios, Inc.

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