From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-11-28 20:35:50
At 03:30 PM 11/28/2001, Toon Knapen wrote:
>> Please review the attached index.html file and let me know
>> if you have any suggestions for improvement.
>second paragraph 'see the full build system documentation` should be
>hyperlinked to the full build system doc.
Hmm... It's already hyperlinked. Am I missing something?
>in the `Tools available` section, some toolsets use a different font
>(are not inbetween <code> </code>).
>When referring to the prebuilt jam executables, I would refer to them as
> jamboost instead of just jam. Otherwise, people might think that a
>perforce jam executable will do also.
I've uniformly changed "Jam" to "Boost.Jam" per one of Dave's suggestions.
>> The mention of Jam in the first sentence of the introduction should
>> be a hyperlink. But I'm unsure as to what. The Perforce site?
>I would phrase it like : "The boost.build system is an extension of <a
>href="...">Perforce Jam</a>, a portable make replacement". The link is
Done. That's good, too, as I like the idea of giving Perforce credit for
The changes have now been checked into CVS.
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