From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-10-13 05:55:09
I've just made a final (I hope) tweak to the "lib" rule. Now it's possible to
lib png : z : <name>png ;
lib z : : <name>z ;
lib png : z : <file>png.a ;
lib z : : <file>z.a ;
and if you link to 'png', the 'z' library will be picked up too. Previously,
this required non-intuitive syntax.
At the same time, the prebuilt.jam module which used to implement <file> was
removed. The <file> feature now works only for "lib" targets, and you should
use "alias" in other cases.
Finally, I've expanded the documentation on libraries (and other builtin
Bug reports are welcome.
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