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Subject: Re: [boost] boost serialization backwardscompatibility ofbinary archives broken
From: Markus Henschel (markus.henschel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-02-22 15:17:49

> -----Original Message-----
> > You didn't comment any part of my mail that proposed a fix for
> > compatibility of archives prior to 1.42. Does that mean that you
> > consider this issue solved or will you look into that later?
> Actually I'm afraid to touch it. But I'm willing to take a look at it.
> Maybe you should add your patch and email (and maybe my
> response) as a comment to one of the trac items which touch upon this
> subject. Another benefit of this - and another reason that I left the items
> open is that other people how had variations on this problem will get notified
> when you append to the trac item and that might also be helpful.
> Robert Ramey

I posted my analysis of the problem to this track item:

I will provide a patch against the current svn trunk next week. May be it will be possible to reduce the problem to archives created by 1.44.0.

Have a nice weekend

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