Boost Testing :
From: Victor A. Wagner Jr. (vawjr_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-05-09 23:39:01
At Sunday 2005-05-08 13:40, you wrote:
>On Sun, 8 May 2005 13:29:45 -0700, Robert Ramey wrote
> > The situation re this platform is characterised by the following facts.
> > a) The serialization libraries fail to build on the VC 8.0 platform.
> > b) With my local copy of VC 8.0 on my local machine all libraries
> > build and all tests results are the same as with VC 7.1 c) up until
> > a short time a go there was anohter VC 8.0 platform on the test
> > matrix which showed all tests passing.
> > I checked the library build failure and traced into spirit. Spirit tests
> > also fail. I'm quite confident that addressing the spirit failures
> > will fix the serialization library build failure for VC 8.0
> > What, if anything, should be done about this? There are a couple of options
> > a) Presume that its a quirk with VC 8.0 and just wait for it to go
> > away in the next beta b) Persume its an error in Spirit and fix
> > spirit so it passes the spirit tests. c) Presume its an error in the
> > serialization library.
> > I'm not in a position to do b). So if that's the right thing I
> > would hope someone would address it.
> > I could do c) but would want to wait until b) isdone.
> > So, for now, I'm doing a)
>I'm exactly the same boat with date-time and I'm also doing 'a'.
>Only nagging thing is that I thought Victor was upgrading to the latest beta
>awhile back -- makes me wonder if there is something else in his environment
>that is creating the failures / differences from other VC8 environments.
Clicking on the RudbekAssociates link shows what my environment is (yes, I
_have_ updated it)
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