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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-02-14 08:52:56

Hi Neal,

> I installed boost-1.29 from boost-1.29.0-1.src.rpm,
> boost-jam-3.1.3-1.src.rpm on RH8.0 Linux. Great stuff!

Did you use those from

or from somewhere else? I've looked at those and source rpm does include

> One problem. I grabbed "program_options.tar.bz2" and want to play with it.
> It needs to build some lib. I can't run bjam on it AFAICT.
> Unable to load Boost.Build: could not find "boost-build.jam"
> locate boost-build.jam shows nothing.

This might be because locate db is updated by cron job.

I think you should set "BOOST_BUILD_PATH" to the root of your Boost tree,
which must contain "boost-build.jam".

Let me know if this works out.

- Volodya

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