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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-12-22 14:59:06

Alan Gutierrez wrote:
> * Reece Dunn <msclrhd_at_[hidden]> [2004-12-21 05:59]:
>> The link to the code is:
> How do I build this?
> I've built Boost on Win32 (with errors in the serialization
> library). I'd like to just cd to the gui directory and run bjam
> but it asks for a boost-build.jam file.
> Suggestions? Do I need to learn how to write a boost-build.jam
> file?

Yes, but it's pretty trivial. Just put

        boost-build path/to/boost/tools/build/v1 ;


        boost-build path/to/boost/tools/build/v2 ;

in it, depending on whether you're using BBv1 (the official release) or
BBv2 (prerelease). The space before the semicolon is important.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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