The contents of this module can be included with the header
hpx/modules/filesystem.hpp. These headers may be used by user-code but are not
guaranteed stable (neither header location nor contents). You are using these at
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strongly suggest only including the module header
the particular header in which the functionality you would like to use is
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This file provides a compatibility layer using Boost.Filesystem for the C++17 filesystem library. It is not intended to be a complete compatibility layer. It only contains functions required by the HPX codebase. It also provides some functions only available in Boost.Filesystem when using C++17 filesystem.