Boost Testing :
From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-07-03 09:43:27
Douglas Gregor wrote:
> I'm CC'ing you on this discussion because it looks like a name
> mangling bug in the latest Sun C++ compiler. The linker produces this
> error message:
> The problem is that the compiler is putting "const" into the mangled
> name for the definition, but it shouldn't be there.
> Jeff, it looks like you can work around this bug by removing "const"
> from "const int ele" in src/gregorian/date_generators.cpp.
Thanks for the analysis Doug. It looks like there is actually a mismatch
between the declaration in boost/date_time/date_generators.hpp and the .cpp
//! Returns nth arg as string. 1 -> "first", 2 -> "second", max is 5.
BOOST_DATE_TIME_DECL const char* nth_as_str(int n);
BOOST_DATE_TIME_DECL const char* nth_as_str(const int ele)
I'm surprised that's working on any compilers -- looks like the other
compilers are being a bit lax on signature matching. I'm fixing now.