This is a point release including important bug fixes for V0.8.0.
HPX does not need to be installed anymore to be
Here is a list of the important tickets we closed for this point release:
Don't require install path to be known at compile time.
Add hpx iostreams to standard build.
Fix compilation with GCC 4.7.
Remove keep_factory_alive startup call from ShenEOS; add shutdown call
Thread affinity control is broken.
Here is a list of the important commits included in this point release:
r7642 - External: Fix backtrace memory violation.
r7775 - Components: Fix symbol visibility bug with component startup
providers. This prevents one components providers from overriding another
r7778 - Components: Fix startup/shutdown provider shadowing issues.