Boost Testing :
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-02-02 13:41:16
JoaquÃn MÂª LÃ³pez MuÃ±oz <joaquin_at_[hidden]> writes:
> Seven tests for numeric/interval at BoostConsulting fail with the
> ..\boost/numeric/interval/hw_rounding.hpp(38) : fatal error C1189:
> #error :
> Boost.Numeric.Interval: Please specify rounding control mechanism.
> (see for instance http://tinyurl.com/359mre ). The simple reason is that
> these tests use a 64bit version of MSVC 8.0 on a 64bit platform that's
> not supported by Boost.Interval.
> The problem is that the toolset name used is "msvc-8.0", which is
> reserved for the "standard" 32bit version,
Just to satisfy my curiosity, when/where was that decided and/or
> thus fooling the regression system into showing these expected
> failures as regressions.
> May I suggest the toolset name is changed to something with a "64" in
Certainly, I can do that.
-- Dave Abrahams Boost Consulting www.boost-consulting.com