A new release candidates for the first 1.70.0 beta release are now available at:

Changes since the last RC:
* The Jamfile for Boost.Predef has been updated to allow running the tests from /status. Thanks to mike.dev@gmx.de for the report, and to Rene for the fix.

The release notes are not yet available.

The SHA256 checksums are as follows:

26dba8156ad08041c6da52c84a2654aefda292180afe3546a9a74dda0dfb3781  ./boost_1_70_0_b1_rc2.7z
ee794d98429bc2bfae054f2fab6fde53ea95f7c5967d8b267e57c894a4d46e57  ./boost_1_70_0_b1_rc2.tar.bz2
bca5f189d87b26ab903838dee2fd4c54e9043bd35d27b8923cdef42651ae7261  ./boost_1_70_0_b1_rc2.tar.gz
6c8f3af4e64d3a04a3d3a5e98499d2f6bb460ad82c1f33ff7da800b5ab182b0b  ./boost_1_70_0_b1_rc2.zip

As always, the release managers would appreciate it if you download
the candidate of your choice and give building it a try. Please report
both success and failure, and anything else that is noteworthy.

-- The Boost Release Managers