From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-10-01 10:55:41
Aleksey Gurtovoy wrote:
> David Abrahams writes:
>> Aleksey Gurtovoy <agurtovoy_at_[hidden]> writes:
>>> What should we do about the following Boost.Build toolsets which
>>> filename's length exceeds 31 characters:
>> Sorry to state the obvious, but... shorten the names?
> How exactly? Every part of the name carries essential information that
> cannot be omitted without disabling other possible configurations. For
> example, the only way we could omit "vc6" in
> "intel-win32-7.1-vc6-stlport-4.5.3-tools" is if we explicitly decide
> that we don't care about, let's say,
> "intel-win32-7.1-vc7-stlport-4.5.3-tools", and nobody ever will.
> And so on.
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