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Subject: Re: [boost] New name of bjam.exe
From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-20 13:46:16

On 7/20/2010 1:06 PM, John Maddock wrote:
>>> For those reasons, Rene and I have decided that "bjam.exe" should go.
>>> We're thinking
>>> about naming the executable simply "build.exe", since no other build
>>> tool bothered to
>>> take it.
>> The name bjam is no doubt hard-coded in many build scripts and
>> renaming it will create a lot of unnecessary bugs.
> Good point.

+1 for leaving it "bjam". This is silly.

Eric Niebler
BoostPro Computing

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