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Subject: Re: [boost] Testing and toolsets
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-01-19 13:34:25

Edward Diener-3 wrote
> On 1/19/2015 11:14 AM, Robert Ramey wrote:
>> I would like a method to condition an entire test program on the value
>> of a boost config macro. I realize that this is a pain and god forbid I
>> have to make my bjam script even more complex than it is or have
>> to remember some more boost build syntax/rules. So far I've been
>> able to avoid needing this.
> Did you not see a previous post from John Maddock explaining how to use
> a "requires" rule invocation so that you can run a test depending on
> config macro features ?


> Does that do what you want ?


What I really want is a window into the boost build documention which
people can post this extra information to. Sort of like php - documentation
or similar to the pages in the boost library incubator (www.blincubator). So
that I don't have to spend hours trolling the whole world's internet to
find information like this.

Robert Ramey

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