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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-03-26 17:27:58

Phil Endecott wrote:
> Rene Rivera wrote:
>> Phil Endecott wrote:
>>> There are some good instructions at
>>> section 5.1 "Easy Build and Install". That's for 1.34.1, and I've just
>>> been on a wild goose chase looking for the 1.35 equivalent. I can't
>>> find it at, but I recall reading something here about
>>> the "more" content and, so I won't revisit that. In the
>>> download, it seems to be in more/getting_started. That took me a
>>> _long_ time to find: I was doing all sorts of greps in the doc
>>> directory.
>> Where the two links to the getting started docs not obvious from the
>> boost-root/index.html file? Or is it the boost-root/index.html file itself?
> I never noticed the index.html file in the root of the distribution.
> I'm not in the habit of browsing source-trees with a web browser.

I think the best fix for this is to provide a very simple INSTALL file:

      See index.html for information about this release. The "Getting
      Started" section is a useful starting place.



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