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Subject: Re: [boost] Error while linking boost. spirit
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-06-23 10:33:44

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Bjorn Reese
> Sent: Sunday, June 23, 2013 10:56 AM
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [boost] Error while linking boost. spirit
> On 06/23/2013 11:40 AM, ... ... wrote:
> > synthax_analyser.cpp: In function 'int
> > main()':synthax_analyser.cpp:24:4: error: 'lex' does not name a type
> All Boost symbols reside in the "boost" namespace, so you should add the following after the
> using namespace boost;

I'm glad to see the OP has got this to work, but would caution that occasionally the above can get
you into trouble (as can "using namespace std:" and if Boost expands with GIT and modularity it will
happen more often when names clash).

Being more specific (or at least more local), for example, "using boost::spririt;" is to be


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