From: Peter Foley (pjfoley_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-07-23 03:12:58
"Peter Foley" <pjfoley_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> Hi list,
> Early last week with Volodya's help I managed to get bjam to compile an
> file using the WIX toolset. For the last week I have been trying to fix a
> minor annoyance.
> Candle.exe (the compiler) can compile all the source files with one
> For example:
> candle.exe ../src/installer.wxs ../src/gui/ui.wxs ../src/tools/bjam.wxs
> But for some reason it appears to be compiling each file individually.
> candle.exe ../src/installer.wxs
> candle.exe ../src/gui/ui.wxs
> candle.exe ../src/tools/bjam.wxs
> Is there anyway I can pass to candle.exe all the file names at once?
> I have attached the wix.jam file to show you what is happening (just
> I have done something really silly).
> I am guessing that it would have something to do with the way I have
> the generator's compiler line?
> Thanks for any help.
> Ps. Please feel free to pass on any tips if you notice any weird things in
> the attached file, this is my first attempt at adding support for another
> compiler. Hopefully when I have sorted out this minor issue and a couple
> other things I will submit it to be included in the build system.
> PPS. Those with eagle eyes yes I have hard coded a path in the actions
> linker section. I will fix this I am just waiting on a reply about from
> source locations thread to work out if I need to create a new mandatory
> feature. Or can use some global variable that contains the source
Just curious if anyone had any ideas on this?
I haven't had any luck working this out and although it does work as it
stands I would still like to fix up this issue.
Thanks for any help,
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