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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Boost String Algo Compilation failure
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-07-21 04:53:23

> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-users-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-users-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf
> Narinder Claire
> Sent: Thursday, July 21, 2011 9:10 AM
> To: boost-users_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Boost String Algo Compilation failure
> Resolved
> Language extensions were disabled in the project settings. Re-enabling them allowed successful
> compilation.


/Za is broken - don't use it!

And I've just fallen foul of /Za myself - yet again!

It seems to me that when creating a new console project using VS2010, Disable /Za is the *default*.
so you need to check every time that it isn't enabled.

(I'd like confirmation from others that this is really correct - it seems a most undesirable

PS (I've patched common.js to change this - perhaps a dangerous move).

Paul A. Bristow,
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