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Subject: Re: [boost] CMake Announcement from Boost Steering Committee
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-07-27 21:16:13


On 07/27/2017 09:28 AM, Gary Furnish via Boost wrote:
> .
> Sure. See the discussions where if you aren't doing things the
> boost-build way and are instead a config-per-directory way your
> basically considered a second class citizen in spite of that being the
> way the rest of the oss world works. The fact that it is still
> non-obvious how to do this without touching anything besides a build
> directory is awful. This should be somewhere in big bold letters.

$ b2 --help
  --build-dir=DIR Build in this location instead of building within
                     the distribution tree. Recommended!

This option is also documented here:

and here:

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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