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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-09-13 05:10:09

Rene Rivera wrote:
>>Also, two requests:
>>1. Could we allow the syntax: "bjam --help feature.subfeature" ?
> Don't know if the "bjam" parsing of args will let me do that, but I'll try.

Don't know how hard it will be, but you don't have to tweak Jam core ---
some time ago I've disabled "update every non-option element in command
line" behaviour, in favour of explicit calls to the new UPDATE rule...

... which I never documented :-(

Dave, I'd prefer passing build_system.html, which documentes core
extension though HTML Tidy before editing it (and before every commit,
BTW). Are "-i -wrap 78" options OK with you (it's the same as for

- Volodya


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