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Subject: Re: [boost] Directory structure not quite right yet?
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-01-02 11:54:06

Rene Rivera wrote:
> FWIW.. *nix distributions, and I suspect most *nix users, don't do that.
> They do a binary packages install from whatever the packager of the system
> gives them.

Provided that (a) they have a package installer, which is the case for
Linux, but may not be for non-Linux *nix in general, and (b) they are
content to use the Boost version that the packager has given them, which is
not necessarily the latest Boost release. But yes. I agree that this class
of users do not care where we put the headers in the source tree.

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