Binary package “libboost-filesystem-dev” in ubuntu vivid

filesystem operations (portable paths, iteration over directories, etc) in C++ (default version)

 This package forms part of the Boost C++ Libraries collection.
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 The Boost Filesystem Library provides portable facilities to query and
 manipulate paths, files, and directories. The goal is to
 facilitate portable script-like operations from within C++ programs.
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 This package is a dependency package, which depends on Debian's default
 Boost version (currently 1.55).