Ubuntu – Boost Latest Version Install via Apt-get


Why don't I get latest (>1.62) versions of boost when I try to download from apt-get install?

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:boost-latest/ppa
sudo apt-get update
aptitude search boost

I only see 1.55 versions. What happen to 1.67?

Best Answer

  • You can find some other PPAs that have latest version, for example: https://launchpad.net/~mhier/+archive/ubuntu/libboost-latest