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Subject: Re: [boost] Issue with bjam and building for NDK
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-11 22:37:39


On 01/11/2018 03:31 PM, Robert Dailey via Boost wrote:
> I filed an issue over at the Android NDK github page here:
> When I invoke b2 to build boost using the standalone toolchain
> generated by the NDK, bjam seems to be wrapping the command in quotes,
> like "clang++". This throws off their logic in the clang++.cmd batch
> script. I was asked to test running b2 without quotes (e.g. clang++),
> but I am not sure how to do this.
> Could someone help me understand if this is a code change to b2?

Yes it's a change. It was done in order to handle
the case where the path to clang++ contains spaces.

> Or if
> there's a jam script somewhere I can modify?

Search for "$(CONFIG_COMMAND)"

> I'm not sure if this is a
> boost issue or an NDK issue at this point. I appreciate any help from
> the boost developers.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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