From: Rene Rivera (grafik666_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-02-21 12:19:07
[2003-02-21] Beman Dawes wrote:
>At 11:03 AM 2/21/2003, David Abrahams wrote:
> >> Also, is this the preferred way to build bjam on a Win32 system?
> > "build.bat"
>Thanks! Worked first try.
>Shouldn't the .mk files in the builds subdirectory either be fixed or
>removed? Or at least a readme added explaining their status and directing
>people to build.bat?
> >[do NOT just type build; it will pick up build.com which is for VMS
>Just typing "build" (which is really easy to do; years of experience says
>you don't need the .bat) unfortunately doesn't fail immediately. Instead a
>demon appears to seize control of the command window and splatter it with
>hyphens. Eventually it tries to start printing. I killed the command window
>without bothering to see what the printing said.
>Maybe rename build.com to vms_build.com to save future users from
I guess it's time for some cleanup...
* There's a build_vms.com, which is a work in progress.
* I can remove all the "old" build makefiles/scripts.
* I saw you added the index.html redirect. We could also just rename the
readme.html to index.html.
* Yes the builds in boost.sourceforge.net should be removed at this point.
Or soon after release when the website is updated.
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