Subject: Re: [boost] [geometry] Documentation garbage (Re: [Boost-announce] [release] Boost 1.64.0 Beta 1)
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-03-26 03:14:24
On Sat, Mar 25, 2017 at 6:43 PM, Mateusz Loskot via Boost <
> My apologies, but I had no idea modifying a subject line will start a
> new thread,
> instead of joinig my post under the original thread.
> Looks like GMail might be broken indeed and strips/misses message IDs.
Thanks for reposting.. I missed it the first time..
On 25 March 2017 at 21:57, Mateusz Loskot <mateusz_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > On 23 March 2017 at 15:11, Rene Rivera <boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >> Boost release 1.64.0 beta 1 is now available at:
> >> [...]
> >> Please download the beta, give it a try, and report any problems you
> >> encounter.
> > I noticed, the package consists of intermediate files
> > from docs generation process of Boost.Geometry:
> > /libs/geometry/doc/doxy/doxygen_output/html_by_doxygen
> > /libs/geometry/doc/doxy/doxygen_output/xml
> > May I ask how documentation of individual library makes it into the
For reference here's where the release building script starts the doc
Essentially it calls b2 in the boost-root/doc dir. Which, in a rather
complicated b2 way, boils down to building the boostrelease and boostdoc
targets of every library that has them. We then try and clean up some extra
temp files <
And finally package up the entire tree for all the archive formats.
> /libs/geometry/doc/Jamfile.v2 calls our custom make_qbk.py script
> > which is known to not to do any post-generation clean-ups of
> intermediate files.
> > Shall we add such cleanup to make_qbk.py or it is not relevant for
> > release process?
I would greatly appreciate if you added that cleanup. Since you know
exactly what to clean up instead of me guessing.
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