From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-03-22 06:57:03
On Friday 18 March 2005 04:30, Joao Abecasis wrote:
> Joao Abecasis wrote:
> > The problem I have now is that I must get the full path to the generated
> > executable, in order to invoke it. Right now, the following is working
> > for me:
> > quickbook-binary = [ path.join
> > [ $(target).path ]
> > [ $(target).name ]
> > ]
> > ;
> Looks like this is missing at least a [ path.native ... ] wrapper.
Yea, if you want to pass that to native commands.
> Anyway, my original question was motivated by a comment stating the path
> rule is private. On second reading it seems it is marked as "private"
> only in the "abstract base class" virtual-target.
It was inteded to be private, but there are some places where the path is
really needed, and there's no way around that. So using .path is OK.
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