Subject: Re: [boost] [release] Boost 1.69.0 Beta 1 Release Candidate 2
From: Marshall Clow (mclow.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-11-15 18:48:28
On Wed, Nov 14, 2018 at 11:12 PM degski <degski_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Nov 2018 at 00:50, Marshall Clow via Boost <
> boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> The release candidates for the second 1.69.0 beta release are now
>> The release notes are not yet final.
>> The SHA256 checksums are as follows:
>> As always, the release managers would appreciate it if you download
>> the candidate of your choice and give building it a try. Please report
>> both success and failure, and anything else that is noteworthy.
> I have tried to build with VC-15.9 (yesterday's update) and I hit the
> don't know how to make <p/C:/boost>C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual
> <pc:\boost-build\boost\bin.v2\standalone\msvc\msvc-15.9>msvc-setup.read for
> lack of <p/C:/boost>C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual
> common.mkdir c:\boost-build\boost
> after which everything fails of course, which is unsurprising as
> vcvarsall.bat is now located at "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual
> I don't know why, how or what, but that's what I see. b2 builds, but
> that's because I'm building from a dev-prompt.
Short answer - I don't care about this for the beta. (since the MSVC update
happened yesterday), but it ought to be fixed for the 1.69.0 release.
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