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From: Anthony Williams (anthony_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-03-20 17:12:33

Roland Schwarz <roland.schwarz_at_[hidden]> writes:

> This weekend I tried to set up for a regression test for the
> thread_rewrite branch. The tables can be accessed from my homepage

Excellent, thanks.

> If you think it is useful I will try to post them more or less
> regularly. Please note that the links to the cvs tree are still to HEAD
> branch. I did not yet figure out if this is configurable or if I need to
> hack the compiler_status tool.
> Some observations:
> The vc6 tests fails entirely. I do not know whether the vc6 compiler is
> supported by boost anyways. I also was not able to build the test for
> this compiler without tweaking the boost/status/Jamfile, so perhaps it
> isn't worth the effort. (I personally still use the vc6 thread lib.)

>From the logs you posted, it seems the problem was a using declaration I added
to boost::mutex. This was redundant, so I've removed it, and hopefully all the
problems will go away.

The once failures are concerning, as I thought my implementation of that was
pretty tidy.

> I am planning to add windows gcc and the free borland compiler, if wanted.

The more, the merrier. I develop with VC7.1 and gcc on windows, but it's as
well to check that they work for someone else, too.

Thanks for doing this,


Anthony Williams
Software Developer
Just Software Solutions Ltd

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