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Subject: Re: [boost] Extremely large Visual Studio libboost_log_setup* binaries
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-07-11 04:04:43

on Wed Jul 03 2013, Eric Niebler <> wrote:

>> Remove duplicated code (a big part of Boost.Log is
>> a reinvented Boost.Thread). Do not generate so many parsers (type erasure?).
>> Created a ticket #8773 (
> If Boost.Log is truly that large, I agree with the OP that it's a
> problem. An effort should be made to bring the size down to something
> reasonable.

A possibility not previously mentioned: putting more code in
headers/templates, so it is instantiated only as needed.

Dave Abrahams

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