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From: Zbynek Winkler (zwin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-12-09 04:28:27

Vladimir Prus wrote:

> Zbynek Winkler wrote:
>>I've attempted to create a minimal example showing this (see
>>attachment). This really shows all the symptomps as described (creates
>>link problem when two "_main"s are defined). But during the
>>"minimization" I've found an error (in mcl/Jamfile there is "/number"
>>instead of "/number//number"). However bjam did not report anything.
>>When attempting to remove some more lines (regarding the system library
>>cppunit) I get some error that I am not sure what to think of. Could you
>>tell me what the problem really is here?
> I don't think there's any bug. The reference "/number" is allows, and means
> "project called /number". IOW, when "mcl/test" is build it also builds *all*
> targets from "/number", including "number_test.cpp" and uses those targets as
> sources. So, "number_test.cpp" is compiled, too, giving multiple declaration
> error.

The example as sent did not give me any errors except for linking when
the compiler says that there are multiple _main defined.

> I think changing /number to /number//number should fix this. Let me know if
> you continue to have problems.

Yes that fixed it. What I was curious about is why it didn't give any


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