Boost 1.62 was released 28th Sept 2016 and can be downloaded from http://www.boost.org/users/history/version_1_62_0.html.
Boost 1.61 was recently released (May 2016) and can be downloaded from http://www.boost.org/users/history/version_1_61_0.html.
This guide shows how to use Boost library with Visual Studio 2013 or 2015. Guide for using Boost with VS2017.
C++ Boost 1.60 library can be downloaded from http://www.boost.org/users/history/version_1_60_0.html.
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If you try to build Boost 1.58 with Visual Studio 2015, you’ll get this error “
Unknown compiler version - please run the configure tests and report the results” when building, do this.
boost::format object has been created with a format string and given arguments, there are two ways of getting a
std::wstring) from it. One is with
boost::str() and the other way is with
str() member method.
Sadly, this is only an intrusive way of stopping
std::async. For an almost non-intrusive way of stopping a thread, look at