libboost-thread-dev - portable C++ multi-threading (default version)

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename libboost-thread-dev_1.58.0.1ubuntu1_i386.deb
Package name libboost-thread-dev
Package version
Package release -
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/libdevel
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 2.75 KB
Installed size 10.00 KB
This package forms part of the Boost C++ Libraries collection.
Toolkit for writing C++ programs that execute as multiple,
asynchronous, independent, threads-of-execution. Each thread has its
own machine state including program instruction counter and
This package is a dependency package, which depends on Debian's default
Boost version (currently 1.58).


Package Version Architecture Repository
libboost-thread-dev_1.58.0.1ubuntu1_amd64.deb amd64 Ubuntu Universe
libboost-thread-dev - - -


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libboost-thread1.58-dev -


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Binary Package libboost-thread-dev_1.58.0.1ubuntu1_i386.deb
Source Package boost-defaults

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libboost-thread-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libboost-thread-dev




2016-04-08 - Dimitri John Ledkov <>
boost-defaults ( xenial; urgency=medium
* Drop compiler ABI dependencies, breaks cross-compilation. LP: #1552914
2015-07-01 - Dimitri John Ledkov <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=medium
* Set default to 1.58.0 with C++'11 ABI. (Closes: #783002, #773111)
* Add dependencies to ensure C++'11 ABI capable tool chain is pulled. (Closes: #790351)
2014-05-18 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
- control file was regenerated in (Closes: #736627, #720160)
2014-04-24 - Dimitri John Ledkov <>
boost-defaults ( experimental; urgency=medium
* Set default Boost to 1.55.0.
2013-08-17 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* Set default Boost to 1.54.0.
2012-09-23 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* libboost-doc.README.Debian: New.  Explain BOOST_ROOT.  
Closes: #687524.
2012-03-27 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* Set default Boost to 1.49.0.
2012-02-01 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* Set default Boost to 1.48.0.  Closes: #653823, #653228.
2011-12-20 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* Revert to 1.46.1 until some build issues are worked out.  See
2011-12-17 - Steve M. Robbins <>
boost-defaults ( unstable; urgency=low
* Set default Boost to 1.48.0.
* make libboost-dev suggest libboost-doc.  Closes: #625684.

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