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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Program Options - help display
From: John Dlugosz (JDlugosz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-08-16 18:07:42

> You can't do that in a portable way, and Boost doesn't seem to
> provide such a tool. For exemple, Unix shells provide environnement
> variables for such information. It must exist something like that under
> your platform.

Assuming I can find out, or take a command argument for "wide formatting", how do I tell the formatter what width to use?

Or better yet, can the formatting be done in a different way to avoid making the description such a narrow strip at the right?


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