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Subject: Re: [boost] BOOST_NO_CXX11_CONSTEXPR and msvc-14.0
From: Glen Fernandes (glen.fernandes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-07-22 18:18:38

Stephan T. Lavavej wrote:
> You really need to report this stuff to Microsoft. If you don't, you're
> making your life and our lives harder.

No. My life is actually not impacted by VC14 having library bugs that were
not fixed before RTM.

>>> I've filed DevDiv#1202506 "alignof reports inaccurate values" with the
>>> repro at the end of this mail.
>> To be fixed in VC15? :-)
> I don't understand what your smiley face is trying to imply.

You really need to not read too much into a smiley face.

> Had it been reported a couple of months ago, we could have probably fixed
> it for Dev14 RTM, or I could have reworked alignment_of to go back to the
> library-only tech.

boost::alignment::alignment_of for Boost 1.59+ should work fine for VC14
users who may be bothered by the broken alignof.

> Thanks, I've added this to the bug report.

You're welcome.


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