Boost logo

Boost :

Subject: Re: [boost] [test, parameter, fusion] en/disable_if name clash in trunk
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-11 07:13:52

on Sun Dec 11 2011, Tim Blechmann <> wrote:

>> it seems that the new boost::unit_test::decorator::enable_if, introduced in
>> [1] clashes with boost::enable_if under certain circumstances. this
>> currently breaks the boost.heap testsuite (see [2]).
>> maybe the test/parameter/fusion maintainers could discuss, how that can be
>> resolved?
> ping
> the deadline for merging new libraries is in one week. i'd like to merge
> boost.heap into the release branch for 1.49, but i won't do it, if the
> testsuite does not build, because the enable_if name clash.
> i have submitted patches to the tracker, but i won't mess with other people's
> code.

I haven't answered becase it seems like clearly a Boost.Test issue. Am
I mistaken? If something needs to be done to Boost.Parameter, you have
my blessing to go ahead.

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

Boost list run by bdawes at, gregod at, cpdaniel at, john at