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Subject: Re: [boost] [cmake] Minimum viable cmakeification for Boost
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-06-21 21:56:30

Vinnie Falco wrote:
> For reference, here is the ONE .cpp file which makes Boost.System not
> header-only:
> and here's that one header it includes
> We make people link against Boost.System just for that?

No, for that:

Or, in general, we use separate compilation to isolate the users of the
library from the header dependencies required to build (but not use) the

> Boost.System should be header-only by default.

In this case, after the recent fixes, maybe.

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