[arch-dev-public] QT4 moc fails to parse BOOST_JOIN macro of boost 1.53

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Thu Mar 28 19:24:47 EDT 2013

On 29/03/13 05:08, Lukas Jirkovsky wrote:
> On 28 March 2013 19:03, Lukas Jirkovsky <l.jirkovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've already implemented this workaround in fatrat[1] and
>> luxrender[2]. The only difference between how I used this workaround
>> and how it's used in fedora is that I'm explicitly setting these
>> parameters while compiling something using automoc, while the fedora
>> makes them default for every automoc run (so they don't need to be set
>> explicitly).
> Well, they are little different, but they do the same thing. I guess
> the only difference is that one of these will disable* larger part of
> the boost code, but I can't tell which one, because unfortunately I
> don't have the time to check that right now.
> * to be clear – it disables the boost code just temporarily while the
> automoc is run. It doesn't affect anything else.

I'm in favour of a single fix at the source of the bug (in this case
automoc) rather than working around it in multiple packages.


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