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Subject: Re: [boost] [gil] Ok to merge new gil's extension to release branch?
From: Christian Henning (chhenning_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-03-29 14:44:37

Hi Steven,

> a) add zlib.jam etc. to Boost.Build. I can review and add
> them if you point me to where they come from.

You can find all jam files here:

I use:

> b) in your Jamfile, attempt to auto-configure these libraries
> if they are not already configured.

I'm not sure what that means. A user has to point to the source code
somehow. How should we do that? Using environmental variables?

> c) in your Jamfile, test whether the libraries were
> successfully configured and take any appropriate action.

Again, how would you do that?

Thanks for your help!


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