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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-10-17 08:08:48

Vladimir Prus wrote:

> David Abrahams wrote:

>>but at the same time I
>>recognize it's important for people to be able to set up an easy build
>>environment with a single Jam file. Our system is great for large
>>installations, but it sucks for people who just want to throw together a
>>quick project. We should accomodate them somehow. Maybe a new file
>>name called "Jamworld" which does it all (or something) ;-)
> Is single extra file such a big problem? Except for Ali, nobody raised
> concerns about it.

project-root.jam, boost-build.jam.

I count two files.

> I was helping a colleague to get up to speed with Boost.Build as a user
> recently, and in the process discovered that the docs never explicitly say
> how to create "your first Boost.Build project". Maybe, documenting this will
> be enough?

It certainly would be a help.


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