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Subject: [ggl] problems with Boost Geometry Xcode compile?
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz)
Date: 2010-03-09 16:07:54

Mateusz Loskot wrote:
> Mark McCann wrote:
>> Hi All. I'm strongly contemplating being an early adopter of
>> Boost.Geometry. I cross-develop for Windows / Linux and Mac using
>> wxWidgets. I had no trouble using Boost.Geometry when compiling on
>> the Mac command-line using g++ 4.2.1, but when I try to include
>> <boost/geometry/geometry.hpp> in an Xcode C++ project, I get a bunch
>> of compiler errors such as:
>> Expected unqualified-id before 'do' in
>> /usr/local/include/boost_1_42_0/boost/geometry/geometries/concepts/check.hpp
>> This does not happen for other Boost libraries I've tried. I'm using
>> the default compile settings for Xcode 3.2 for OS X 10.6. Any ideas
>> on what could be up?
> I did a quick test using Visual C++ 8.0 with program including
> geometry.hpp and everything works well for me.
> I use Boost from its SVN trunk and Boost Geometry from the sandbox [1]
> [1]
> It would be easier to try to reproduce it if could give a small
> example of program that doesn't compile for you.

I would also to try to build and run Boost.Geometry unit tests

$ cd /path/to/geometry/libs/geometry/test
$ bjam --v2

This way you can confirm that the library is in good shape itself,
without any external influences.

Best regards,

Mateusz Loskot,
Charter Member of OSGeo,

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