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Subject: Re: [boost] develop -> master merges
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-18 08:27:08

On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 5:21 PM, Daniel James <daniel_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On 18 December 2013 13:08, Vladimir Prus <ghost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> On 18.12.2013 16:59, Daniel James wrote:
>>> On 18 December 2013 12:27, Vladimir Prus <ghost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>>> It seems that is hard to move, it should be at the top
>>>> level.
>>> Why not:
>>> #!/bin/sh
>>> exec submodule/
>> That would create a module with two or three files in it. Putting this in
>> tools/build is not really
>> appropriate, and that one is meant to be independent. It seems more trouble
>> than doing cherry-pick.
> I don't really want to get into an argument about this, as I don't
> care that much and it's a bit of a bike shed, but there are a lot of
> boost specific files that could go into a submodule, such as the test
> build. Maybe some of the documentation stuff as well. This submodule
> could also have wider write access than the super project.

BTW, that's a very good point because test failures markup are
supposed to be writable for everyone, unless modularized too.

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