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2 Dec 2023 03:49:10 EST (-0500)
  Re: Compiling for CentOS 5.10  
From: James Holsenback
Date: 12 Feb 2014 06:54:44
Message: <52fb6104$1@news.povray.org>
On 02/12/2014 02:57 AM, Ger wrote:
> jhu wrote:
>> Ger <No.### [at] ThankYou> wrote:
>>> Doctor John wrote:
>>>> On 12/02/14 00:59, Excentp wrote:
>>>>> Forgive me if I don't know how to format the excerpt, I'm new here.
>>>> I don't have CentOS so I can't check this but have you tried:
>>>> ./configure COMPILED_BY="Your Name <your.email>"
>>>> --with-boost-thread=boost_thread-mt LIBS="-lboost_system
>>>> -lboost_thread"
>>>> John
>>> And try boost 1.53
>>> --
>>> Ger
>> Why are there so many issues with linking to boost?
> I know that boost 1.50 had some problems but other than that I have no clue
> But what I do know is that the little script I posted to compile Povray on OpenSuse
works like a charm.
> It most likely won't work straight out of the box on Debian but it lists all libs
you need to create a fully functional Povray, including preview window.

On my personal machine (older 32bit dual core opensuse) I'm using < 1.5 
boost and /never/ had problems getting preview window using libsdl

On the buildbot server that I've been working on (emulates latest ubuntu 
64 bit ... in a rackspace setup) I'm using 1.53 boost and the other libs 
that I mentioned while trying to help with Yadgar's issues. Right now 
I'm only watching pov/uber github repos and /eventually/ hope to make 
those build results (the binaries) available for download.

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