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Subject: Re: [boost] [release] 1.64.0 please test master snapshot..
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-03-18 12:41:48

Olaf van der Spek wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 18, 2017 at 4:06 AM, Tom Kent via Boost
> <boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > My (semi-)personal dog in the fight:
> > For the binary builds that we've put on sourceforge, the libraries are
> > organized in directories based on the b2 command that was used to build
> > them. This b2 toolset=msvc-14.0 address-model=32 would make
> > boost_1_XX_0/lib32-msvc-14.0/. This could then be added to Visual
> > Studio's link path (across multiple project files for different
> > compilers/architectures) with
> > boost_1_XX_0/lib$(PlatformArchitecture)-msvc-$(VisualStudioVersion)/.


> With one VS version supporting multiple toolsets you can't use the VS
> version anyway can you?

That's a good point. If I use, say, VS 2015 with the v120 toolset, I need to
link to the vc120 libraries, not to the vc140 ones. So it seems that
boost_1_XX_0/lib$(PlatformArchitecture)-vc$(PlatformToolsetVersion)/ is

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