From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-12-12 08:53:20
"Peter Dimov" <pdimov_at_[hidden]> writes:
> David Abrahams wrote:
>> You can review the guide at
> C:\Program Files\boost\boost_1_34_0> bjam \
> --build-dir=%TEMP%\build-boost \
> --toolset=msvc stage
> is pretty odd. Even if it worked, and it doesn't,
What's wrong with it, please?
> why would we want to split the line in such a way in the guide?
* In part, it was instinct. When writing C++TMP we had a 65-column
limit for code samples
* In order to avoid making it too wide to read without scrolling in
all reasonably-sized browser windows. I really hate that.
* The original version of the guide had one more sidebar, which would
have collided with that text.
I'm open to changes, though.
-- Dave Abrahams Boost Consulting www.boost-consulting.com
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