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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-12-30 15:52:55

At 11:38 AM 12/30/2002, Toon Knapen wrote:

>On Sunday 22 December 2002 20:09, David Abrahams wrote:
>> Alkis Evlogimenos <alkis_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> For those running regression tests (and most Boost.Build users), I
>> really recommend setting ALL_LOCATE_TARGET so that the products of
>> your build all go into a single directory tree that's not tangled into
>> your source tree. It makes it much easier, among other things, to
>> blow away the old built files.
>But AFAIK Beman's post-processing tools don't like that an alternative
>destination is set for the derived objects via ALL_LOCATE_TARGET (unless
>that has changed now too ?)

Not yet, but it is on the do-list.

If anyone wants to made the changes, feel free. I think it is as simple as
getting the path of the boost-root and target-root separately on program
entry, and the reviewing the existing code to make sure the root is used.


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