Boost logo

Boost Users :

From: Raphael Bousquet (bousquet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-01-07 20:18:05

Thank you John, it works indeed. I was linking my application with
libboost_unit_test_framework-vc71-mt.lib whereas I should have linked it
with libboost_unit_test_framework-vc71-mt-s.lib (the static version I


-----Original Message-----
From: boost-users-bounces_at_[hidden]
[mailto:boost-users-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of John Maddock
Sent: Saturday, January 07, 2006 5:37 AM
To: boost-users_at_[hidden]
Subject: Re: [Boost-users] boost and VC++ toolkit 2003

> I was wondering the Visual C++ Toolkit 2003 was going to be a future
> platform for boost. I believe no port is necessary just the
> appropriate bjam configuration.
> I have tried using the "vc-7_1" option but even though most of the
> libraries are created, when you try to use them, files such as
> msvcptr.lib are requested (though this does not generate any error
> during the compilation)...
> Maybe there is a workaround already?

I don't believe any workarounds are required as such: the toolkit ships with

the same compiler as VC7.1, the only difference is that the dynamic runtime
libraries are not supplied. So as long as you build your application with a

static runtime you should be OK - unless I'm missing something here.


Boost-users mailing list

Boost-users list run by williamkempf at, kalb at, bjorn.karlsson at, gregod at, wekempf at