Subject: Re: [boost] [release] Boost 1.64.0 Beta 1
From: Olaf van der Spek (ml_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-03-24 08:02:38
On Thu, Mar 23, 2017 at 11:42 PM, Tom Kent via Boost
> On Thu, Mar 23, 2017 at 11:04 AM, Olaf van der Spek via Boost <
> boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> VS2015 / W10:
>> Building Boost.Build engine
>> HRESULT was unexpected at this time.
> I just made some VMs one with Windows 2012R2 server and one with Windows 10
> each with only VS2015 professional on it.
> bootstrap.bat ran fine there and the resulting b2.exe seemed to be working.
I'm using 2015 Community, could that make the difference?
On Fri, Mar 24, 2017 at 7:14 AM, JÃ¼rgen Hunold via Boost
>> > VS2015 / W10:
> Thanks for testing this. a simple "bootstrap.bat" without a toolset tries to
> auto-detect the most current available vc compiler, in Olaf's case this would
> be VC2017. And the auto-detection code seems to need at least PowerShell 5.0
> at the moment.
Note that this is about VS2015 / W10, W10 ships with the proper PS.
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