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From: Rene Rivera (grafik666_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-09-16 11:12:05

[2003-09-16] Beman Dawes wrote:

>For the cwpro8 toolset on the format and io_state regression tests, bjam
>formulates paths incorrectly. For example, a compile command line includes:
> -o "C:\boost\site>format_test3.obj"
>instead of something like:
> -o
>In other words, ALL_LOCATE_TARGET is not being prepended. Instead, a path
>corresponding to the current working directory plus a bogus ">" character
>is being prepended.

Very, very, strange :-(

>The bulk of all cwpro8 tests work fine.

Meaning that all the other test and the other toolsets use the correct
paths, and work?

>The format and io_state Jamfiles haven't changed in a long time. The
>toolset hasn't changed recently either. The problem may have started about
>a week ago; since the tests weren't being run due to other factors it is
>hard to say exactly when the break occurred.

I'm fairly sure it has to do with the changes I made. I just don't see how
such a problem should only affect a limited set of tests on only 1 toolset.
If it was broken I would think it would be broken for all tests and

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