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Subject: Re: [boost] [gil] Ok to merge new gil's extension to release branch?
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-04-05 21:36:05


On 04/05/2013 05:12 PM, Christian Henning wrote:
> Hi Steven,
>> If you want to specify it in user-config.jam, then use:
>> uzing zlib : 1.2.5 : <source>... : <define>... ;
> I think that's the best way for now.
> I have just updated my boost trunk and rebuild bjam and the boost libs
> in Debug configuration. I can see there is static library called
> libz.lib in my stage folder. Is there any way we could name it
> something like zlib-vc100-mt-gd-1_2_5.lib? This way I can understand
> which one is Debug and Release, etc.

Use <tag> (Documented here:
 You can look at $BOOST/boostcpp.jam
for an example. I suppose that I could add a default
tag, but I'll have to think about it.

> I'll now will try to recreate a jam file for jpeg, png, and tiff based
> on what you created with zlib.jam. Do you foresee any complications?

You'll need tests. I've just committed some
basic tests for zlib.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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