From: digiharmon (digiharmon_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-04-01 15:01:54
--- In jamboost_at_y..., "David Abrahams" <david.abrahams_at_r...> wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "digiharmon" <digiharmon_at_y...>
> > We added a "platform" feature and it seems to work, except that we
> > cannot specify more than one feature on the jam command line
> > sBUILD=.
> > -sBUILD="debug <platform>x86-solaris" works.
> > -sBUILD="debug <platform>x86-solaris <runtime-link>dynamic" just
> > ignores the platform and uses the default platform.
> > It seems that specifying more than one feature on the command line
> > causes all the specified features to be ignored and the defaults
> > used.
> > Has anyone else seen this behavior?
> I'm seeing different unexpected problems with multiple properties
> BUILD request:
> cd c:/boost/status/
> myjam -sTOOLS=msvc -sBUILD="debug <optimization>space
> <runtime-link>static" type_traits
> <libs!regex!build>libboost_regex.lib: required property
> <optimization>off incompatible with <optimization>space
> How critical is this bug for you? I ask because we're really
> stop working on Boost.Python v1, and only want to fix critical bugs
> we can focus energy on writing Boost.Python v2...
> On the other hand, if this is a showstopper, please tell us and
> address it.
This bug is keeping us from using a platform feature (to handle
differences in threading options in different gcc versions), so this
is a critical issue for us. We would appreciate anything you can do.
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