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From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-08 13:27:21


        When a rule is invoked, if there are <b><tt>actions</tt></b>
        with the same name as the rule, the <tt>actions</tt> are added to
        updating actions for the target identified by the rule's first
        argument. It is actually possible to invoke an undeclared rule if
        corresponding actions are declared: the rule is treated as empty.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Gennadiy Rozental" <rogeeff_at_[hidden]>
Newsgroups: gmane.comp.lib.boost.devel
To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Monday, July 08, 2002 2:17 PM
Subject: [boost] Re: Re: Trying to learn build system

> > The Jambase contains a rule called "Clean" which is usually used to
> > a target called "clean". Invoking "jam clean" requests that the target
> > called "clean" be brought up-to-date -- which usually means removing
> > files from your hard disk.
> >
> > -Dave
> allyourbase.jam does have a comment about defining rule Clean. But I
> find it there
> Where is it?
> Gennadiy.
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