On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 12:49:01PM +0200, Rafael Sadowski wrote:
> On Thu Aug 10, 2017 at 12:08:05PM +0200, Reyk Floeter wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've only found the recent "devel/boost vs. clang" mail, so I have a
> > question: is there any attempt to update boost to the latest version
> > or is there a known problem with it?
> > I see that the port has been fixed for clang but boost 1.58.0 is quite
> > old while the latest stable version is 1.64.0. I tried to compile
> > solidity but it fails with all kinds of boost-related errors and at
> > least a few of them have been fixed in newer releases.
> > Reyk
> I've tried an boost update some months ago without without success but
> I'm sure after the COMPILER work from espie@ it should be possible.
> I'll try it!
As long as you test/don't break the clang-impaired archs ( and im sure a
newer boost will come with funky requirements on language features not
provided by gcc 4.9...) .. right now we have boost on aarch64 alpha
amd64 arm hppa i386 mips64 powerpc sparc64 - just sayin' :)