Subject: Re: [boost] Status of Visual Studio 2017 support
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-02-14 13:19:11
On 14 February 2017 at 14:01, Rene Rivera via Boost
> On Tue, Feb 14, 2017 at 3:01 AM, Mateusz Loskot via Boost <
> boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> In the mid of 2016, PR "Add support for Visual Studio 15" 
>> was merged into develop and eventually into master branch.
>> Although the patch was released in Boost 1.63.0,
>> the release notes  are silent about that update.
> We never officially support, and hence don't mention in release notes,
> support for unreleased toolsets. Even if we work toward supporting such
I get it, thanks Rene!
>> - Or, is that left at discretion of maintainers of individual libraries
>> and VS2017 support might be reached gradually over several releases
>> instead of in a single shot?
> Yes, and support for any toolset, even the really old ones, is always an
> incremental work in progress. See the results linked above.
Thanks for that one too.
I've got it clarified now.
-- Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net