From: Daniel Holth (dholth_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-11-17 21:40:54
Help, I'm having trouble with boost.build under the freely downloadable
microsoft C/C++ compiler.
I've moved cl.exe and so on into a directory where boost can find them,
and boost.build v1 has no problems producing .obj files. The trouble now
is that it tries to link with msvcrt.lib.
As I understand things so far, this compiler decided to call the same C
and C++ runtime libraries libc.lib, libcmt.lib and so on. cl.exe knows
how to turn a C++ file into an executable, but link.exe by default tries
to link with that old name msvcrt.lib
Has anybody had luck getting boost.build working with this compiler? The
download is at
Boost-Build list run by bdawes at acm.org, david.abrahams at rcn.com, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk