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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-06-17 08:08:08

The first preview of the next milestone release is available at

The changes from the previous release are:

- STLport support implemented.
- Added support for resource compiler.
- New syntax for target id is introduced; old one is available for a while.
- The msvc toolset was changed to produce warning, not error, when it
cannot find the compiler.
- Toolset modules, and project-root.jam, can act as project
modules. One-directory project can contain only 'project-root.jam', and
omit Jamfile.
- QT is usable by <library>/qt//qt, not by <uses>qt, as previously.
- Bugfix: C files are compiled in C mode, not in C++ mode --- which used
to cause errors.
- Bugfix: building from directory which name contains regex metacharacters
now works.

Because of target-id syntax changes, it's recommended to switch to the new

I'd appreciate if a few persons try it out and report problems before final

Thanks in advance,


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