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From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-01-06 00:49:50

Stephen W. Carson writes:
> Howdy,

Hi Stephen,

> My company has been using the boost library for a year or so due to
> my suggestion so when there are problems they come to me. We have had
> problems with boost on the Mac all along. To get 1.31 to build/work on
> CodeWarrior 8.3 we had to make some modifications to the library

Same here, IIRC.

> and our initial attempt to build 1.32 with CodeWarrior 9.3 resulted
> in a slew of build errors which has us backed off for now.

Hmm, this one is strange (unless you were trying to build through Bjam
-- in that case, please see below). Some minor issues aside, 1.32 is
known to play friendly with CW 9.3 on OSX (it's one of our production
configurations here at work).

> My hope is that by providing regression testing we'll eventually see
> boost use on the Mac go more smoothly.

Most definitely.

> I'm, of course, happy as well to help out with the boost project in
> a small way.
> Though CodeWarrior is obviously our main interest, my current plan
> is to alternate each day between running the regressions on CodeWarrior
> and on darwin (gcc). Please let me know if you would like me to modify
> that testing schedule and I'll do my best.

It sounds fine. Eventually Meta is going to run regressions with XCode
regularly as well, and when it happens, we can divide the

Aleksey Gurtovoy
MetaCommunications Engineering

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