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Subject: Re: [boost] [release] Boost 1.66.0 Beta 1 Release Candidate 1
From: Olaf van der Spek (ml_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-11-16 15:26:28

On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 11:39 AM, Daniel James via Boost
<boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> As always, the release managers would appreciate it if you download
> the candidate of your choice and give building it a try. Please report
> both success and failure, and anything else that is noteworthy.

PS C:\vc\boost> .\bootstrap.bat
Building Boost.Build engine

Failed to build Boost.Build engine.
Please consult bootstrap.log for further diagnostics.

You can try to obtain a prebuilt binary from

Also, you can file an issue at
Please attach bootstrap.log in that case.

** Visual Studio 2017 Developer Command Prompt v15.4.3
** Copyright (c) 2017 Microsoft Corporation
[vcvarsall.bat] Environment initialized for: 'x86'
### Using 'vc141' toolset.

C:\Users\Olaf\source>if exist bootstrap rd /S /Q bootstrap

C:\Users\Olaf\source>md bootstrap

C:\Users\Olaf\source>cl /nologo /RTC1 /Zi /MTd /Fobootstrap/
/Fdbootstrap/ -DNT -DYYDEBUG -wd4996 kernel32.lib advapi32.lib
user32.lib /Febootstrap\yyacc0 yyacc.c
c1: fatal error C1083: Cannot open source file: 'yyacc.c': No such
file or directory


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