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Subject: [Boost-cmake] When will the CMake contributions make their way to Boost upstream?
From: Denis Arnaud (denis.arnaud_boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-01-27 12:31:25

Dear All,

first, some good news: the packaging of Boost for Fedora/RedHat with CMake
has been officially approved ( and by the Fedora steering comity
(FESCo) yesterday :)

1. Also, they would like some more information on how and when the
Boost-CMake effort will be incorporated within upstream Boost. Would anyone
know more about that?

2. A new bug has just been opened on the Boost.MPI (and Boost.Graph,
depending on MPI as well) packaging part: I still foresee two
non-blocking issues:
2.1. The ability of Boost.MPI (and Boost.Graph) to build with OpenMPI
without manually hard-coding the path to OpenMPI (
2.2. The undefined symbols in the Boost.MPI Python module ( library:

Any comment, update, feedback would be welcome.

Thanks in advance

Best Regards


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