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From: Rene Rivera (grafik.list_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-15 16:01:24

Michael Glassford wrote:

> Jeff Garland wrote:
>> On Thu, 15 Jul 2004 07:55:44 -0700, Jeff Garland wrote
>>> Mike -
>>> It's interesting that if I change to the libs/thread/build directory
>>> and type bjam the library builds, so it seems like maybe this is some
>>> new change in the bjam system causing this. That said in date_time
>>> there is
>>> <sysinclude>$(BOOST_ROOT)
>>> in the Jamfile to make sure the appropriate include path is
>>> available. I've locally modified the thread Jamfile to include a
>>> this sysinclude and I'm re-running the regression now. I'll let you
>>> know...
>> Adding the sysinclude indeed fixes the initial compilation problem.
> I'm far from a bjam expert, but one thing I don't quite understand is
> that the "<sysinclude>$(BOOST_ROOT)" is already defined in the
> thread_base template, which both of the templates you modified include.
> Is the problem perhaps that they include it only in the sources section
> and not in the requirements section? In other words, should your patch
> be modified to read as below?

No. I would say this is a bug in the Boost.Build. Using the template
should be added the needed <sysinclude>. I'll look at fixing this,
assuming I can replicate it, but you should applies Jeff's changes just
to get it working for the release testing.

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