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From: Johan Nilsson (johan.nilsson_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-08-27 02:02:32

I figured I'd just repeat part of my previous posting, which might be of
more general interest.

The path specification in boost-build.jam is defined using slashes, causing
problems (at least) under VMS, see result of invocation:
$ mcr [.bin_vms]bjam.exe -n
Unable to load Boost.Build: could not find build system.
DISK$USER1:[JNI.POSNET.DEPS.BOOST]boost-build.jam attempted to load the
build system by invoking

'boost-build tools/build/v1 ;'

but we were unable to find "bootstrap.jam" in the specified directory
or in BOOST_BUILD_PATH (searching

Please consult the documentation at ''.

Apart from this; are there more known places where paths are specified using
"/" directly (foreseeing further problems)? I'm using bbv1 from the 1.31

// Johan


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