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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] question regarding "requires cxx11_hdr_array" clause in Jamfile
From: John Maddock (jz.maddock_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-12-06 14:34:21

> In other words, it looks like boost build checks for the existence of
> <array> while boost config checks for the C++ version to see if
> <array> is supported. This would explain the behavior I'm seeing.
> I would like someone else's informed opinion on this and what I might
> do about it.
> Note: I intend to change the name of test_array to test_std_array but
> I don't want to do this until the current problem is sorted out.

Robert, we've been through this before, there's a bug somewhere, but I
don't know which bug it is.


* <array> is present and usable with clang/libc++ on Darwin even in
C++03 mode, or..
* The test case is insufficient to trigger the failure.

I need someone to tell me which case it is to fix it.


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