From: Eric Friedman (ebf_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-09-16 19:29:28
--- In jamboost_at_[hidden], Vladimir Prus <ghost_at_c...> wrote:
> Eric Friedman wrote:
> > To anyone who might help,
> > Invoking "bjam --v2" in %BOOST_ROOT%/doc yields error messages
> > seen below. Is this a result of recent changes to bjam or to the
> > BoostBook-specific support files?
> Hi Eric,
> I get the same error when I don't specify docbook xsl/dtd
> locations. When they are specified, everything seems to be okay.
> Are you sure this is not the case with you?
Ah yes, my user-config.jam was not set correctly. It looks like it
got messed up in a CVS merge. It works now, thanks.
> But, in either case, I think boostbook.jam must be tweaked. Most
> importantly, we need a regression test for it, and I need to
> figure out the best way to create such a test.
Yes, I would agree it needs to be tweaked. For instance, I can still
build docs only from a BOOST_ROOT whose path is without spaces and
apparently the auto-download of DTD and XSL support files no longer
functions. I would offer help if I were at all competent in writing
jam files, but unfortunately I am not.
Anyway, I've got it working again (for now), so the issue isn't
Thanks for you reply,
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