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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-01-29 01:46:53

On Wednesday 23 January 2008 11:42:45 andrew mitchell wrote:
> I'm getting some compiler warnings using MSVC 8 on Windows XP that seem
> worth reporting, some are just noise but some may be significant.
> I'm using boost-jam-3.1.16-1-ntx86 with this command line:
> bjam.exe --build-dir="<my build dir>" --toolset=msvc stage
> If these are "old hat" perhaps someone could let me know so I don't need
> to worry about them any more.
> Items:
> 1. Some apparently genuine compiler warnings:
> libs\iostreams\src\file_descriptor.cpp(198) : warning C4293: '<<' :
> shift count negative or too big, undefined behavior
> libs\regex\src\..\src\cregex.cpp(563) : warning C4309: 'static_cast' :
> truncation of constant value

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