[LyX/master] Update to boost 1.72

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at lyx.org
Fri Jan 10 07:36:50 UTC 2020

On 1/10/20 1:37 AM, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote:
> At least we need it for Windows, like the rest of the 3rdparty stuff. I do not like it much either...

I guess that depends upon how LyX is compiled exactly. I don't think
that any of my tarballs have used the 3rdparty stuff, since I'm
cross-compiling on Linux; the corresponding packages are supplied by
mingw in one form or another.

Perhaps Eugene could help us out here?


> Le 9 janvier 2020 23:01:24 GMT+01:00, Pavel Sanda <sanda at lyx.org> a écrit :.
>> Do we still need boost included in our tree instead of just using the
>> system one?
>> IIRC we needed this for particular version like decade ago and since
>> then there
>> was no problem (correct me if I am wrong). Handling it now seems like
>> useless
>> waste of time & we polute each of our tarballs by +20 megs of sources.
>> Pavel

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