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From: Zbynek Winkler (zw-bjam_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-11-19 17:46:07

David Abrahams wrote:

>>>May I propose soth different: I suggest to have a file 'Jamroot' (or
>>>Jamrootfile or soth.) in the root-directory and 'Jamfile' everywher
>>>else. Starting all bjam related files with the prefix 'Jam' might
>>>confuse people less. And for backward compat. we could say: or you have
>>>Jamrootfile or a project-root.jam and Jamfile.
>>The arguments about "Jam" prefix is definitely a valid one. It would have to
>>relearn this convention, but new users might benefit. Anybody else care to
>>comment on this UI issue? Should we use Jamroot or project-root.jam?
>I like Jamroot.
Me too.


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