From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-11 07:47:46
On Wednesday 06 April 2005 20:13, David Abrahams wrote:
> >> Or we could wait for the Python integration
> >> to be finished and let Scons' mechanisms take care of it...
> > And this might be hard. Not only we need to finish Python port, but also
> > integrate SCons.
> I think (well, I hope) you're overestimating the difficulty of that
I'd be happy to be proved wrong.
> >> ...which we can't do until BBv1 is retired. How's that project coming
> >> along, Volodya?
> > I have run all Boost tests (including Python) with V1 and V2 and compared
> > the results. Except for some noise (like random numbers used by some
> > tests), they are equal.
> > What remains is:
> > - tweak process_jam_log so that it handles V2 style grists (affects
> > parsing of "skipped" messages)
> > - make Python work on Windows. I'd appreciate help with implemeting
> > or testing this.
> I'll be very happy to try. I will be very busy with travel, though,
> between tomorrow and the end of the month. What are the issues,
Not yet clear. Basically, it's needed to try building Boost.Python and then
running tests with msvc, and see if there are any problems. I think the
current logic is close to V1 for msvc, but can't check it.
using python : 2.3 : <some-path> ;
and running "bjam --v2" in libs/python/build and lib/python/test should be
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