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Subject: Re: [boost] Let's stop distributing binaries
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-08-29 23:54:30

On 8/29/18 4:32 PM, Richard via Boost wrote:
> In article <a3d37ee2-3a8e-6ec7-5336-257c63a4a298_at_[hidden]>,
> Gavin Lambert via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> On 30/08/2018 10:43, Peter Dimov wrote:
>>> This is all irrelevant anyway because we don't ship binaries except on
>>> Windows where we don't have a problem with them.
>>> Linux binaries are shipped by the distros, not us.
>> +1
> ...except where they don't.
> Linux distros can significantly lag the boost releases, particularly
> for "enterprise" distributions.

another reason for skipping the whole process. Under my method,
everyone gets the latest release - along with and easy way to update it
on demand.

Robert Ramey

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