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Subject: Re: [boost] Proposal: Post-Release Maintenance Team (WAS Re: [test] [gcc-4.3.2] check_is_close and check_is_small issues)
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-02-19 04:15:50

Dean Michael Berris wrote:

> On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 4:18 PM, Vladimir Prus
> <vladimir_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Dean Michael Berris wrote:
>>> I've found some Jamfile fixes required to work around the (I'm
>>> guessing, now defunct) 'message' function in Boost.Build v2 that's
>>> bundled with Boost 1.38 that might be worth looking at.
>> I don't understand what you're saying, sorry. The 'message' function is fine
>> as far as I'm concerned -- what "work arounds" do you have in mind and
>> for what purpose?
> So apparently since I upgraded from Boost 1.35.0 to 1.38.0, what used
> to build fine for me (since I used Boost.Build v2 as well in my
> projects) when I referred to them by name (/boost//regex and
> /boost//graph), Boost.Jam complained that it couldn't find a rule for
> 'message'.
> So instead of using 'message' I changed them to use ECHO instead directly.

This means that you are using Boost 1.38.0 together with and older copy
of Boost.Build. Use --debug-configuration to check if that's the case --
it will print the location where Boost.Build is found.

- Volodya

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