From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-01-29 00:35:58
Jeremy Siek <jsiek_at_[hidden]> writes:
> Hi Dave,
> On Wed, 28 Jan 2004, David Abrahams wrote:
> dave> > but that doesn't cover stuff like "run" and "compile"
> dave> > and "link-fail".
> dave> Sorry, no. Handholding is available on the jamboost list, though.
> I thought we required documentation with all boost libraries. Is there a
> good reason for not documenting Boost.Build?
A. time constraints :(
B. Version 2 has been getting ready to replace version 1 for a long
time now :(, and we don't want to waste time documenting version 1
C. It's not a library, but a tool. There are different
None of that's to say that it shouldn't be better documented.
Clearly it should.
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