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From: Stefan Slapeta (stefan_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-06-20 02:11:10

Sean Huang wrote:
> Intel C++ compiler on Windows depends on VC and it is important that this is
> reflected in the test results. For example, both slapeta-V2 and
> Huang-WinXP-x64 test Intel C++ 9.1 on windows, but one pairs with VC7.1 and
> another uses VC8.0. The test results are very different. One way to address
> is to add <compatibility>vc(8 or 7.1) when configuring the toolset. This
> way, the results will show up as intel-win-vc8-9.1 and intel-win-vc7.1-9.1,
> respectively. And these two toolsets should be added to the required
> platform so they will be included in the release view.

thanks, done for me ... should show up tomorrow! and thanks for testing
these configurations!

> VC8 no longer supports single-threaded static-linking libraries and this is
> causing a lot of inte-win-vc8-9.1 tests to fail. intel-win.jam should
> probably be changed to reflect this.

The problems you are (probably) talking about are not caused by a
missing single-threaded runtime (these problems would be the same for
plain VC8 as well). It seems that either you on your machine or the
intel toolset in general has a problem with the _dynamic_ runtime as all
these tests fail:


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