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From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-22 04:05:56

Rene Rivera writes:

> Michael Glassford wrote:
>> The Boost.Threads regression results for meta-como-win32-4.3.3-vc7
>> at
>> all fail because:
> [snip]
>> The reason BOOST_DISABLE_THREADS is defined is because
>> -DBOOST_DISABLE_WIN32 being passed on the command line. Does anyone
>> know whether this option is on the command line on purpose, or
>> should I consider it a configuration error for that toolset?

Probably it was motivated by this thread --

> That option is not in the toolsets in CVS. But given where it's placed
> in the command invocation it must be coming from within a toolset
> file. Which leaves the only possibility that Metacomm's toolset adds
> that option.

It does.

> But at the same time the Metacomm docs on this don't show
> it:
> Non boost files and patched used in regression tests
> So the docs must be outdated?

Nope, they are auto-generated, and the option is there (see
"tools\build\v1\meta-como-win32-4.3.3-vc7-tools.jam" subsection).

> Aleksey, what's going on??

I hope the above clarifies things a little.

Aleksey Gurtovoy
MetaCommunications Engineering

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