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Subject: Re: [boost] Fumbling with modular Boost and GIT
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-10 09:13:59

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Beman Dawes
> Sent: Friday, January 10, 2014 1:59 PM
> To: Boost Developers List
> Subject: Re: [boost] Fumbling with modular Boost and GIT
> On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 1:53 PM, Paul A. Bristow <pbristow_at_[hidden]>wrote:
> > I have recently been fumbling with Modular Boost to do some routine
> > maintenance and update of documentation on Boost.Math, with generally
> > most unhappy results.

> Just like with SVN, the Git procedures are the same regardless of the type of file or its
location. If you are
> running into a specific problem, please ask for help. I'm trying to monitor the help requests for
> indications of need for git doc improvements.

So far I am obtaining invaluable help from John Maddock and am just about getting going with
maintenance on Boost.Math.

I feel the problems are only partly my lack of familiarity with GIT, but also the effects of the
modular-boost structure with links, especially when using IDE.

But I expect to be asking for help and clarification when I've got a slightly better grip on it.

> And now, for a change, I'm off for a little quiet alligator wrestling ;-)
> I live in Florida nowadays, and have a neighbor who is a park ranger and claims alligator
wrestling is fun :-> )



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