Subject: Re: [boost] [filesystem] [system] Suddenly, dynamic linking by default
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-04-30 11:02:32
On Sun, Apr 29, 2012 at 9:05 AM, Lars Viklund <zao_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Hello list.
> I have a habit of tracking trunk to find out if there's any strangeness
> or mistakes done on the platforms I target.
> A while ago I encountered some strange linking errors on some of my
> projects, which in the end turned out to be because for some
> reason, Boost.Filesystem and Boost.System now attempt to be dynamically
> linked by default, both symbol-decoration-wise and auto-link
Ouch! 1.49.0 had a problem with static linking on Windows, and in
fixing that I screwed up the default.
The problem has (hopefully) been fixed in trunk, and a test added to
verify the default is correct.
Thanks for the report. Please let me know if it isn't work correctly for you.
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk