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Subject: Re: [boost] [config] any macro to detect "Rvalue references for *this"?
From: Andrzej Krzemienski (akrzemi1_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-05-26 05:04:16

2014-05-26 10:32 GMT+02:00 John Maddock <boost.regex_at_[hidden]>:

> Thanks for pointing me to these instructions. However, it may require of me
>> more time that I am can afford. I do not understand some of the
>> instructions. One of the bullets says:
>> "cd into libs/config/test/all and run bjam *MACRONAME compiler-list*,
>> where
>>> *MACRONAME* is the name of the new macro, and *compiler-list* is a space
>>> separated list of compilers to test with."
>> This "compiler-list", I obviously want the macro to work for all possible
>> compilers supported by Boost (and perhaps more), but locally, I can only
>> test it on one. In order to define macro correctly, I would have to use
>> Boost's testing facility, but they are only run on develop and master
>> branches which I cannot commit to. Without having tested my macros on all
>> compilers, I am not sure if my pull request would be a decent one. IOW, I
>> have a chicken and egg problem here, which I do not know how to solve.
>> any help would be much appreciated.
> If you can provide the test case I will test locally before committing
> anyway.

Thanks for the reply. What is expected of me then? Only the test case in
the ipp file? Or also bjam generated test files? Or also the macro
definitions in the headers, and the docs?


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