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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-08 10:39:26

Rene Rivera wrote:

> >1. Maybe, we should move all project-root related data into separate
> object,
> >so that proejct root module namespace be clean as well.
> >
> >2. We'd need to make the "use-project" rule available in project root
> >namespace. (I'll document that rule in the user docs soon. You can refer
> > to the thread starting with
> > meanwhile)
> >
> >3. We'd need to import non-local rules from project root module into
> jamfile
> >modules.
> >
> >For me, it seems like a number of changes involving project-root.jam.
> > Rene, do you have any spare time to work on this and/or discuss #1.
> > Actually #1
> is
> >the most complex thing here, I think.
> I'll take a brief look at it, but I don't think it's as hard as you make it
> seem ;-) But I won't have time for it until later this week... maybe
> Wednesday, most likely Thursday.

Actually, these change are pretty much independent of all the rest, so even
next Monday would be OK, IMO.
(I'm hoping we can start thinking about generators on the next week)
If you decide to implement it, please add a test for 'use-project' in project
root file to
(I'm about to commit the 'use-project' docs in a few minutes).

- Volodya


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