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Subject: Re: [boost] What are the things that we HAVE TO fix before shipping 1.56.0?
From: Eric Niebler (eniebler_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-08-03 16:28:42

On 7/30/2014 8:47 PM, Alexander Bogdashevsky wrote:
>> On 7/29/2014 8:15 PM, Alexander Bogdashevsky wrote:
>>> Not sure if this is a show-stopper or not, but property_tree API was
>>> broken a little. My fault.
>>> I am working on a fix right now and should be done today-tomorrow.
>> What is "broken a little"? Can you help us to assess the seriousness of
>> the regression? Does it break common usage scenarios?
> Yes, it does break common usage scenario. See ticket for example.
> I just pushed a fix for this issue
> Could somebody with good enough privileges merge it?

This fix hasn't even been merged to develop yet, and we're trying to get
out a second RC. (The pull request(*) looks very dirty; can you clean it
up so it only has the commit you want merged?) I think it's missed the
boat. Besides, the test results look good on both develop and master,
and the Property_tree maintainer hasn't had a chance to weigh in. This
might be an intentional change -- I can't say at this point.

Sebastian, can you have a look at the bug report and the patch and say
what you think? (Even if it's a good fix, I think it has to wait at this



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