build system: boost not detected due to linemarkers in GCC
The autoconf-based build system fails on modern platforms, because the macro
m4/boost.m4 included to detect the Boost library version cannot cope with linemarkers as they come from g++ preprocessor. It suffices to run CXXCPP (or
$ac_cpp in the macro) with the
Again, I see no way to fork or start pull requests here. How do we proceed?