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Subject: Re: [boost] How to identify sub-libraries/modules of a library?
From: Adam Wulkiewicz (adam.wulkiewicz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-06-09 06:53:43

Andrey Semashev wrote:
> On Monday 09 June 2014 10:35:21 Vicente J. Botet Escriba wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I would like to separate the following sub-libraries/modules
>> chrono/stopwatches and thread/executors.
>> Could someone point me where can I find the things to do to split a
>> library in submodules?
>> How to identify them?
>> How to have separated regression test pages?
>> What the new boostdev tool needs?
> In simple cases you'd do it manually. Knowing the donor library helps a lot.
> For MPL.Core I wrote scripts, which are somewhat coupled with MPL, but not too
> much. Peter's boostdep tool will probably help but I haven't looked into it
> closely yet.
> The regression test pages correspond to libraries and sub-libraries. If you
> extract tests to a separate submodule, they will be shown on a separate page.

But if you don't want to create new GIT submodules but only to separate
reggression tests you may use the procedure described here:


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