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From: Victor A. Wagner Jr. (vawjr_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-29 18:22:25

At Thursday 2004-07-29 11:47, you wrote:
>Victor A. Wagner Jr. wrote:
> >At Thursday 2004-07-29 06:20, you wrote:
> > >Hello,
> > >
> > >I'm in charge of the migration of a bjam build system from v1 to v2. I
> > >adapted a Jamfile and as we use many different compilers AND use the
> > >latest CVS version of boost (from sourceforce nighly backup), I cannot
> > >use a modified user-config.jam file within boostjam tree (as it will we
> > >overwritten by the CVS version all the time).
> >
> >not unless you're deleting it before you update.
>Running "cvs update" will cause the modified version to be renamed
>#user-config.jam.1.1 and make it unusable. You need to either set up one in
>$HOME or copy/patch it back after the update.

you should complain to your cvs SHOULD be getting:

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\v2>cvs update -l
cvs update: Updating .
M user-config.jam

the M means it's locally modified

perhaps you're referring to some other tree, this is clearly the boost
build stuff

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