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From: Martin Wille (mw8329_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-13 04:08:53

David Abrahams wrote:

> What is going on with Boost.Build version 2? Are we going to go
> through _another_ release cycle without retiring version 1? I think
> the upgrade to version 2 had better be a requirement for this
> release. That may upset people not too involved with the development
> of the build system, but having our attention spread across three
> versions (yes, three -- there's a Python port underway) is costing
> Boost too much. Getting our build/test system to be solid is crucial
> for Boost as a whole and that isn't going to happen until the BB team
> regains its focus.

If it would be of any help and if it actually can be done with the
current states of BBv2 and the test system then I could set up a Linux
box with BBv2 based Boost regression testing for some weeks. The box
would be able to produce more than one result set per day for a single

Aleksey/Misha: does support BBv2 or could support for BBv2
be added within reasonable time?



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