From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-02-21 12:28:02
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From: "Karl Nelson" <kenelson_at_[hidden]>
> I would recommend the if you are planning to continue to use jam,
> make an autoconf script which builds jam and sets it loose to build
> boost so that us poor unix guys don't have to ponder a boot strap
> procedure when all we want is to hit "configure; make; make install"
Sheesh, on Unix, building Jam is generally as simple as "make".
On some unices where yacc doesn't work or is missing, you might need "make
I've never had to do more than that on any Unix.
However, I'd be happy if someone would make the autoconf script.
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