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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] How to build Boost with VC++ 2013 to target XP/2003 platform?
From: Caroline Beltran (caroline.d.beltran_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-01-01 15:39:20
Very helpful. Thank you.
On Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 1:28 PM, John Maddock <boost.regex_at_[hidden]>
> Programs written in VC++ 2012 or 2013 will only run on Windows XP or
>> Windows 2003 when you choose the 'Windows XP (v120_xp)' toolset option in
>> the IDE.
>> Is there some way to set this option from Bjam?
>> P.S. A Stack Overflow user indicated that he got Boost to build under
>> 2012. I tried his solution under VC++ 2013 but it did not work for some
>> reason completely unknown to me.
>> Apparently, VC++ 2012/2013 use the Windows 8 SDK and the solution above
>> causes you to use the Windows 7 SDK which is compatible with XP and
> See the end of http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vcblog/archive/2012/10/08/
> HTH, John.
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