From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-05-19 08:06:05
After some bugfixing, the second preview for Boost.Build V2, Milestone 3 is
The most important user-visible changes are:
- Improve msvc initialization: plain "using msvc ;" now works,
even if vcvars32.bat was never called.
- Use of shared libraries on windows no longer produces "unused source"
- Fix a number of bugs with absolute paths on Windows.
- The 'debug' variant now implies debug runtime.
As with the first preview, I'd appreciate if a few persons try it out and
report immediate problems. If nothing serious turns out, I'll make a final
Thanks in advance,
Boost-Build list run by bdawes at acm.org, david.abrahams at rcn.com, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk