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Subject: Re: [boost] [CMake] what to do now?
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-04-14 19:42:36

On 4/14/16 4:31 PM, Peter Dimov wrote:
> Robert Ramey wrote:
>> I wondering if we shouldn't have used:
>> <library name>
> ...
>> src
>> *.cpp
>> Jamfile.v2
>> CMakelist.txt
> Intuitively, this makes sense and I've wondered the same, before I
> realized that with our current structure, when you issue the command
> b2 build
> from the library root, it builds the library. (And of course
> b2 test
> tests it.)
> b2 src
> doesn't have quite the same ring to it.

This is very odd. It has never occurred to me to do such a thing and in
fact I would never have guessed that it's possible. I always do:

cd build

cd test


As it turns out, one could do the exact same thing with CMake

Robert Ramey

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