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Subject: [boost] [endian] Boost licensed detail/endian.hpp [was: [1.54.0][release] Provisional schedule]
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-05-09 11:12:04

>On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 9:06 AM, Daniel James <daniel_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> On 6 May 2013 14:15, Philip Bennefall <philip_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> > I was just wondering if it is possible to get a modified, Boost licensed
>> > version of detail/endian.hpp into this next release? It'd be great to get
>> > this licensing issue resolved in this next Boost version, if at all
>> > possible.
>> I don't know. I haven't been following that. Did anyone take
>> responsibility for it?
>It's highly unlikely. There is al alternative implementation in Boost
>Predef. But that isn't even fully accepted as a library. I could attempt to
>do a standalone port from Predef into detail/endian.hpp but I doubt I could
>both get it done and tested to a point that it would be safe to merge into

I'm restarting work on the boost endian library, so I'd be willing to
take this on. If you send me your Predef port of detail/endian.hpp,
I'll see if I can move it along. No promises until I see what you
have, however.



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