From: Rene Rivera (grafik.list_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-05-01 11:11:40
> Thanks for replying.
> While I understood where i got wrong.
> I downloaded the .zip version. when it extracts,
> the Capital letter totally screwed up.
> So the jam/bjam is not corrected compiled. So it didn't not
> recognize certain built-in rules.
> Now I downloaded a .tar.gz version of boost.jam, and re-build
> it. And now it seems working on the Jamfile .....
> Oops.... sth wrong in building process....
> It seems I have to download another .tar.gz version of boost itself
> rather the previous .zip one
> and do it again.
> I will keep update.
I'm sorry I'm failing to understand what you are saying. And if you have
or don't have a problem now? But to preempt questions..
1. The *.exe, *.zip correctly have the case of files in them. So if you
did not get "Jamfile" as a results, check your extraction program.
2. The *.exe, *.zip are specifically for Windows platforms. They have
the correct end-of-line markers. The *tar* are for Unix like platforms,
and only differ as to the end-of-line to match the Unix platform.
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