Subject: Re: [Boost-build] bug? bultin properties not set
From: Oliver Kowalke (k-oli_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-04-02 08:42:24
Rene Rivera schrieb:
> Oliver Kowalke wrote:
>> bjam --debug-building does notcontain the builtin properites such as
>> <architecture>, <address-model>, <instruction-set>. But <target-os> is
>> set. Because the User Handbook doesn't tell anything why some of the
>> bultin props are not set (props of the target os/platform) I assume it
>> is a bug.
>> May this be correct?
> Those three properties you mention, architecture, address-model, and
> instruction-set, are defined as optional. Hence they are not set by
> default. This fits the model of compilers to have a default for those
> that they compile to.
Does boost.build provide functions returning the correct values or do I
have to implement those by myself?
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