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From: Edward Diener (eldiener_at_[hidden])
Date: 2021-05-26 17:30:37

On 5/26/2021 1:03 PM, Andrey Semashev via Boost wrote:
> On 5/26/21 7:46 PM, Edward Diener via Boost wrote:
>> On 5/25/2021 2:00 PM, Glen Fernandes via Boost wrote:
>>> On Tue, May 25, 2021 at 12:22 PM Edward Diener wrote:
>>>> I have discovered a serious bug with BoostBook and nested namespaces,
>>>> created an issue, but fear that no one will respond. I would like to
>>>> e-mail anybody who is a maintainer for BoostBook who might be able to
>>>> look at the issue and fix it, but there is no list of maintainers for
>>>> Boost tools which I can find. The person who appears to have worked
>>>> with
>>>> BoostBook in the past, Daniel James, is no longer active with Boost
>>>> so I
>>>> have no idea who might be able to fix the issue.
>>> BoostBook has no active maintainer right now.
>> Too bad, as the bug will not be fixed. Am I really the only person
>> using the quickbook/boostbook/doxygen toolchains to document a library
>> with doxygen documentation for entities in a nested namespace ? It
>> seems so. I guess I will have to except the fact that the nested
>> namespace entities will never be documented in the doxygen-generated
>> reference for a library.
> We have libraries that use QuickBook+Doxygen (I'm a maintainer of at
> least two), so you're definitely not alone. At least, in Boost.Log I
> have multiple nested namespaces, and I don't remember having a problem
> of symbols not documented in the nested namespaces. That said, I haven't
> built the docs locally for some time, so maybe something got broken...

Could you try building your docs locally with the latest 'develop'
branch ? Can you try the example at and see if you are also
seeing what I am seeing ?

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