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Subject: Re: [boost] [bitfield] documentation does not build
From: Michael Caisse (boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-01-15 19:18:13

On 01/15/2011 04:03 PM, Edward Diener wrote:
> My mistake: it should be the bitfield library, not bitset.
> Attempting to build the documentation for bitfield, I get a bunch of
> errors:
> "C:/Programming/VersionControl/boost/tools/build/v2/build\virtual-target.jam:1079
> : in virtual-target.register-actual-name from module virtual-target
> error: Duplicate name of actual target:
> <p..\..\..\bin.v2\libs\integer\doc\msvc-
> 10.0\debug\threading-multi>bitfield.xml
> error: previous virtual target {
> quickbook%quickbook.quickbook-to-boostbook-bitf
> ield.xml.XML { bitfield.qbk.QUICKBOOK } }


> The docs need to be buildable for anyone to use the library or be
> willing to review it.

Do you have the toolchain installed? Quickbook, Boostbook, possibly
Doxygen .... all the parts that need to be there.

See : <>

Also ... setting up the documentation chain isn't for the
faint-of-heart. Most people just use pre-generated versions.


Michael Caisse
Object Modeling Designs

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