Subject: Re: [boost] [build][1.59] Problems with VC14 and MSPDB140.DLL (was: [testing][teeks] MSVC-14 errors about MSPDB140.DLL)
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-08-10 13:56:25
On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 6:34 PM, Marshall Clow <mclow.lists_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 11:21 AM, John Maddock <jz.maddock_at_[hidden]>
>> On 07/08/2015 17:24, Andrey Semashev wrote:
>>> On 07.08.2015 19:09, John Maddock wrote:
>>>> What are the steps to reproduce this? 64-bit msvc-14 builds seem to be
>>>> OK for me,
>>> I described my steps at the beginning of the thread:
>>> Did you remove the b2_msvc_14.0_vcvarsall* files in your temp directory?
>> Got it, can confirm it's an issue when building with 32-bit bjam (which
>> uses the cross compiler), if you build with 64-bit bjam then it uses the
>> native 64-bit compiler, and everything is OK.
>> IMO we should find a way to fix this. John.
> Everyone --
> What is the status of this issue?
I don't remember anyone fixing it, and 1.59 RC2 indeed fails to
compile for me, so the problem persists. For the reference, this is
what I did:
1. Download and unpack RC2.
2. Run bootstrap.bat, it builds 32-bit bjam and b2.
3. Run bjam.exe -j 4 --build-type=complete toolset=msvc variant=debug
threading=multi debug-symbols=on link=shared runtime-link=shared