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Subject: Re: [Boost-cmake] Linking Debug Builds
From: James C. Sutherland (James.Sutherland_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-24 11:45:36
I am on Mac and Linux.
On Nov 24, 2009, at 8:21 AM, Michael Jackson wrote:
> Are you on windows or a Unix variant? (Linux, OS X.. ). If you are on windows then you _really_ do NOT want to link to a library built with different crt libraries using Visual Studio. This is a recipe for disaster. If you are on MinGW/MSYS/Cygwin then I have no Idea what the "correct" solution is.
> Mike Jackson mike.jackson_at_[hidden]
> BlueQuartz Software www.bluequartz.net
> Principal Software Engineer Dayton, Ohio
> On Nov 24, 2009, at 10:15 AM, James C. Sutherland wrote:
>> I initially installed only the "release" version of the boost libs. When I built a debug version of my application, the linker failed because apparently it triggered a search for the debug version of the boost libraries, which were not installed.
>> Shouldn't there be a fall-back position to link to release libs in the case where debug versions were not built?
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