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Subject: Re: [boost] Recommend dropping test coverage on msvc-7.1 and msvc-8.0
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-10-14 14:37:31

degski wrote:

> Bikeshedding is cool, no discussion.

That's not bikeshedding. It was you who suggested using EOL dates. If you're
going to use EOL dates, one would think you'd need to know what these dates
actually are.

> But, I would like to ask you, in your (tomorrow's) perfect world, which
> versions of MSVC do *you* think should be supported in boost, ...

Dropping 7.1 and 8.0 seems entirely reasonable to me, even though I don't
know what specifically do you mean by "supported in boost".

(I still test locally on msvc-8.0, but don't require support from others.)

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