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From: Andrey Melnikov (melnikov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-09 12:33:45

Weining Hao wrote:

> About the project out of /boost, for example
> /home/hnn/t1, I copy the same Jamefile.v2,
> measkern.qbk and the directory HTML to here and run
> bjam --v2, it says:
> Unable to load Boost.Build: could not find
> "boost-build.jam"
> ---------------------------------------------------------------
> Attempted search from /home/hnn/t1 up to the root
> and in these directories from BOOST_BUILD_PATH and
> BOOST_ROOT: /usr/share/boost-build.
> Please consult the documentation at
> ''.
> pcvk24:/home/hnn/t1 #
> I think perhaps I miss something before running?
Boost Build has to know where it is installed in order to find its core
jam files. The recommended way is to create boost-build.jam and put it
to /home/. The file should have just a single line in it:

boost-build libsrc/boost_cvs/boost/tools/build/v2/kernel ;

Change the path according to your Boost installation. Don't forget to
add / if you specify absolute path :)



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