From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-02-20 03:59:38
> Vladimir Prus wrote:
> > Of course, it's not that bad. One can start by inlining toolset.inherit
> > call:
> Thanks for you help. I've implemented that idea following your
> instructions. I also make changes in several places to make most tests
> pass (3 are still failing). The patch is attached.
I've comitted your patch. Thanks a lot!
> I was wondering if
> is the right thing to use as a filter since it contains the condition as
> in <debug-symbols>off (and <debug-symbols>on). I suppose this is what we
> want but thought I would bring that issue to your attention.
I think we can use either filtering on property and filtering on feature. I
see no good arguments in favour of either one, it's only important that
comment state which one is used. Thanks for noticing/documenting that.
I have one concern about your patch though. In 'prebuilt' test there was
"import gcc ; " which you replaced with "import $toolset; ". I wonder if the
import belongs there at all -- generally we assume that either
user-config.jam for test-config.jam will declare all toolsets which are used
for testing. So, maybe the import should be removed?
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