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Subject: Re: [boost] [Windows 8 Apps]
From: Johannes Sartisohn (jsartisohn_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-10-11 06:05:17

So, just for the record, there is currently no support for building boost for Windos 8/Store/Metro Apps (using the WinRT API), and the plans to support it are far from concrete.

Sadly I cannot offer to work on the patches, since the we decided to remove the boost dependencies from our codebase.
But for the ones willing to dive in, this is a good starting point:

As Vicente said, the main things that are broken are Boost.Thread and Boost.Chrono, but Boost.Filesystem also needs a good look.
And if you want to jump right into the code, build boost with the following commandline params:




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