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Subject: Re: [boost] [1.48.0] Beta 1 release candidates available
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-12-16 07:38:55

on Fri Dec 16 2011, John Maddock <> wrote:

>>> I'm sure that the Boost community will be happy if you become a new
>>> maintainer :)
>> [A recent post from Dave reminded me of this...]
>> Okay, let's try being more proactive here :)
>> What do I need to do to become the maintainer for Boost.Iterator?
>> I know one thing: As far as I know, I don't have SVN write access to
>> trunk.
>> And I'm somewhat sketchy on the details of the boost development process,
>> but it sounds something like "apply changes to trunk branch, wait
>> for tests
>> to cycle, check test results, and if all looks good, apply changes to
>> release branch". Any details anyone is willing to provide (either via list
>> or via personal email) regarding the development process will be much
>> appreciated. (I'm familiar with SVN as far as add/commit/update is
>> concerned, but not much more.)
> If Dave is happy with you taking over, then I can organize SVN
> privileges for you, Dave?

I'd be very happy with that. Having any maintainer at all is bound to
be better than having me with no time to do anything.

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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