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From: savapedro (savapedro_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-12-06 13:28:58

--- In jamboost_at_[hidden], "John Maddock" <john_at_j...> wrote:
> >Well, thanks anyway.
> >
> >I was trying to build the QuantLib financial library, which is also
> >free software and uses Boost libraries. Hence I had to compile and
> >install Boost first.
> >
> >I guess I´ll have to find other sources, or else maybe finding a
> >of installing Boost without the offended libs (e.g. spirit)
> I just took a quick look at QuantLib and *you already have
everything you
> need*.
> Specifically: QuantLib uses a couple of Boost headers (shared_ptr
> config), and doesn't look to need the source building at all,
*unless* you
> want to build the QuantLib test suite which relies upon Boost.Test.
> However, not only does Boost.Test work perfectly well with VC6, but
based on
> your previous messages, you already have built it!
> Yes I know you got errors from the serialisation lib, but since
> doesn't use that, you can just ignore those for now, and get on
with using
> what you do have.
> Happy yet? :-)
> John.

Well, that is rather startling. :stunned:

I´ll have to check but thank you! :)



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