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Subject: Re: [boost] Stop on first error
From: Juergen Hunold (juergen.hunold_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-03-15 10:24:36

Hi Volodya,

On Saturday 14 March 2009, Vladimir Prus wrote:
> While experienced users might prefer being able to kick a build, go
> to lunch, and then fix a couple of failures in the middle of the
> build, ordinary users don't like it so much. So, how about we do what
> the rest of the world does, and stop build of C++ Boost on the first
> error?

Please don't change this.
Or at least provide a ways to configure the default in user-config/site-
It was/is annoying to have to remember to type "make -i" when hunting
errors or doing massive refactorings.
It is one of the features I like on (b)jam :-))
Especially if you use a build farm and don't have to wait over lunch



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