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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-02-02 06:51:03

Zbynek Winkler wrote:
> Vladimir Prus wrote:
> > Vladimir Prus wrote:
> >>I attach two things for review. First is the docs about the error
> >> message. It's based on the recent thread on topic.
> >
> > And there's the error message I forgot to attach ;-)
> Since the primary reason for this is that the properties are different,
> wouldn't it be better to output the properies that differ instead of both
> sets?

It would, it just a bit tricky. If top-level properties differ, then it's not
hard, but what if everything is the same except for sources and sources
differ in properties. Do we need full-blown "diff" utility for targets.

> And maybe some line numbers where the conflicting targets are
> defined?

In this case, both targets come from the same main target and the same line in
jamfile. It might a good idea in general.

> Is it just me or is the warning really *a lot of* text?

It's lot of text, true. Compomise between too little and too much is a hard

- Volodya


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