From: David Abrahams (david.abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-04-03 16:39:03
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Sent: Wednesday, April 03, 2002 2:21 PM
Subject: [jamming] jam2.4, release candidate 2, now available
> Hello Jammers.
> Based on feedback from jam2.4rc1 use, we have made some changes, which
> become jam2.4rc2. These are now available for download as
> From the RELNOTES:
> | 0. Changes between 2.4rc1 and 2.4rc2:
> | THESE NOTES WILL BE REMOVED WITH THE FINAL 2.4 RELEASE, SINCE
> | REFER EXCLUSIVELY TO ADJUSTMENTS IN BEHAVIORS NEW BETWEEN 2.3
> | 2.4:
> | Make MATCH generate empty strings for () subexpressions that
> | match nothing, rather than generating nothing at all.
> | Thanks to David Abrahams.
> | GLOB now applies the pattern to the directory-less filename,
> | rather than the whole path. Thanks to Niklaus Giger.
> | Make Match rule do productized results, rather than
> | using just $(1) as pattern and $(2) as the string.
> (For more detail on the effect of these changes, please refer to the
> change descriptions of changes 1601, 1612, 1616 and 1614 in the Public
> Depot, and to the updated Jam.html included in the release.)
> If no additional compelling bugs are reported back in two weeks, we'll
> quietly remove the "rc2" designation.
> Thanks again everybody,
> Richard Geiger
> Open Source Engineer at Perforce
> Christopher Seiwald
> Jam Developer
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