Boost logo

Boost :

From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-24 11:49:01

John Maddock wrote:
> Eric Niebler wrote:
>> I've run into one problem with bcp, though, having to do
>> with regex. The docs say this:
>>> bcp boost/regex.hpp /foo
>>> Copies boost/regex.hpp and all dependencies including the regex
>>> source code (in libs/regex/src) and build files (in libs/regex/build)
>>> to /foo. Does not copy the regex documentation, test, or example
>>> code.
>> But this doesn't copy all the files needed to build regex. For
>> instance, it doesn't copy boost/regex/concepts.hpp, which is required
>> by the regex makefiles.
> it's a bug in the Makefiles - or rather the shell script that
> creates them - they shouldn't depend upon the concepts.hpp header as that's
> not required to build the regex lib, only to test it. Hopefully I have this
> fixed in SVN now.

OK, we're one step closer. :-) Now it complains that
boost/regex/v4/regex_cstring.hpp is missing.

John, if after using bcp as above it should be possible to build the
regex lib with the makefiles, could you pls give it a shot on your end
and see if it works? Thanks.

Eric Niebler
Boost Consulting

Boost list run by bdawes at, gregod at, cpdaniel at, john at