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Subject: Re: [boost] Thoughts on Boost v2
From: Nevin Liber (nevin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-05-22 16:06:26

On 22 May 2014 12:07, Niall Douglas <s_sourceforge_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> I also proposed in my OP that we skip package
> management as it's too costly to implement correctly, and go for
> per-library source distros instead which pushes the version lock
> problem onto users to solve.

How does significantly increasing the barrier to entry for current and new
Boost users help your premise of saving Boost? Besides not agreeing with
the premise, I just don't understand how it would do anything but hasten
its demise.

 Nevin ":-)" Liber  <mailto:nevin_at_[hidden]>  (847) 691-1404

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