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Subject: Re: [boost] [ANN] build2 - C++ build toolchain
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir.prus_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-02-04 09:19:48

On 03-Feb-16 5:44 PM, Boris Kolpackov wrote:
> Hi,
> build2 is an open source, cross-platform toolchain for building and
> packaging C++ code.


could you consider using name that's not 'build2'? Given that Boost.Build 2 exists
for years, marketed by that name, and uses 'b2' as executable, it seems that
calling a similar product as 'build2' is bound to create confusion for users.
Hey, even the top-left of your web site just say 'b2'.

I don't suppose this confusion is intentional - if you are posting on a Boost mailing
list you probably is aware of the prior naming?

Vladimir Prus

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