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Subject: Re: [boost] Builds from boost/status fail early?
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-10-27 21:01:16

James E. King III wrote:
> Using develop from this morning (tried various combinations of these three
> options...):
> boost_at_d48d3305d4b4:/boost/status$ ../b2 toolset=clang variant=release
> cxxstd=03
> ...
> /boost/tools/build/src/build/feature.jam:491: in validate-value-string
> from module feature
> error: "shared:" is not a known value of feature <link>
> error: legal values: "shared" "static"

I suspect this as the cause:

../libs/statechart/test/Jamfile.v2:40: Unescaped special character in
argument <link>shared:$(dll-export)
../libs/statechart/test/Jamfile.v2:105: Unescaped special character in
argument <link>shared:$(dll)

Haven't looked at it too deeply though.

You can exclude statechart from the tests by using

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