Subject: Re: [boost] [build] msvc-14 linker step failing?
From: degski (degski_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-02-07 21:10:44
On 7 February 2018 at 13:40, BjÃ¸rn Roald via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]>
> It is not clear to me why you need both VS2015 and VS2017 installed to
> have a bunch of compilers locally.
Nobody is saying that. We discussed the situation, first having installed
VS2015 (with over time (after updates) a number of different SDK's) and
consequently installing VS2017, without uninstalling VS2015. This config
appears to have some issues. From the mouth of STL (as per reddit.com/r/cpp/
and some posts here): "VS2015 is no longer recommended under any
circumstance." The "bunch of compilers" should be limited to 10.0.16299.0
(or VC-15.5.5), iff you are using anything newer than VS2013.