Status of devel/boost

Alexander Churanov alexanderchuranov at
Thu Feb 19 15:32:05 PST 2009

Hi folks!

Just want to synchronize our knowledge on this stuff.

1) The patch to update devel/boost from 1.34 to 1.37 is ready for several

2) I've asked for taking a maintainership over devel/boost.

3) I am currently rebuilding all ports that depend on boost in order to
identify possible issues caused by update.

4) There is a wiki page with more details:

5) Of course, to goal is to upgrade directly to 1.38 when all issues are

6) Another goal is to have all subsequent updates at corresponding dates of
boost releases.


Alexander Churanov

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