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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-02-18 12:54:52

Jürgen Hunold <hunold+lists.Boost_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Hi !
> I'm happily playing around with V2 and discovered the msvc-toolset.
> I've encountered several (minor) problem:
> 1) How do I specify <include> paths ? I need to include
> "E:\Libraries\libX" and declare
> "use-project /libX: E:\Libraries\libX\src ; in toplevel Jamfile
> somehow. Even better would be if I could use $(LIBX_ROOT) because
> this is set on all platforms ;-))
> 2) The compile detection fails. I'd guess this is due to the fact that
> I'm using a german installation, where programs live in
> "C:\Programme" instead of "C:\Program Files".
> Any ideas about that ?
> No need to hurry anything, I'm just curious to get bjam working under
> Windows ;-) And help testing, of course.

I'm still working on that toolset; there are *lots* of kinks to be
worked out still. I'll let you know when it's officially ready.


Dave Abrahams
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