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Subject: Re: [boost] [EXTERNAL] [1.61.0] Master branch is closed
From: Belcourt, Kenneth (kbelco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-04-26 12:49:20

> On Apr 26, 2016, at 2:36 AM, alainm <> wrote:
> On 25/04/2016 21:12, Rene Rivera wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 2:05 PM, Belcourt, Kenneth <kbelco_at_[hidden]>
>> wrote:
>>>> On Apr 25, 2016, at 12:08 PM, Vladimir Prus <vladimir.prus_at_[hidden]>
>>> wrote:
>>>> On 4/23/2016 10:02 PM, Belcourt, Kenneth wrote:
>>>>> It’d be nice if serialization worked with MPI for the release, though
>>> I’m not sure it’s a show stopper.
>>>> What is the actual impact of this problem? E.g. which percentage of MPI
>>> users will find their code
>>>> no longer compiling?
>>> Fair question, no idea really. I know that Boost MPI's used on multiple
>>> projects where I work, though it’s easy enough for us to just skip using
>>> the 1.61 release to avoid breaking our MPI serialization code.
>> Sorry if my ignorance of how MPI shows :-) .. How much of MPI is usable
>> with this problem? Is it usable at all? Is it partially usable?
> No part of Boost MPI is usable, meaning no code built on top of Boost.MPI will compile.
> Just tried.

Yep, right you are. All of Boost.MPI depends on Boost.Serialization, that’s not ideal.


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