From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-03-07 09:16:13
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From: "Markus Scherschanski" <MScherschanski_at_[hidden]>
> Hi Dave,
> all right then, I'll try, but first I have to get in touch with it.
> Further I have really big problems with this yahoo-groups-stuff,
> it's down, today it's up, but I can't sign in. Nevermind, I'll try
Maybe I'll move the jamboost group to sourceforge.
> Matt's version seems to be some kind of a hack, because you can't
> from scratch and I wrote to him, but he never tried too make it from
> scratch (strange!).
> I think some other features would be nice too in jam, but first of all
> try to merge.
> Some other problem is, that I can't reach the perforce-Depot, because
> firewall of my company doesn't let me through at this port, hmm,
> workaround to find...
I can send you zipped versions of everything if you like, or you can
get it from Boost CVS.
http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=7586 describes how to get there.
Boost.Jam is in the boost/tools/build/jam_src module
Matt Armstrong's latest source is enclosed.
> From home I checked out the latest Jam-Source-Version, but the grammar
> being patched at the moment it seems.
Maybe that explains why I can't get a version which incorporates the
very latest Perforce changes into Boost.Jam to build properly...
> So I don't even have a working 2.4
> Version (whatever that should be or do). I'll try to check out yours
> Nevertheless I'll find a way to get in touch with you jam-folks, even
> you don't make it easy for me! ;)
Best of luck,
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