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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-01-27 11:42:56

On Friday 27 January 2006 19:26, David Abrahams wrote:

> >> prebuilt-lib a ;
> >> header-only-lib b;
> >
> > I like this one. I'm not sure we need 'prebuilt-lib' as we current have a
> > way to express that, but 'header-only-lib' can be a more readable
> > alternative to 'alias'.
> >
> > Would you like to add this rule to builtin.jam?
> It always comes down to something like that, doesn't it? ;-)

Yes ;-). But it's a simple rule that just calls "alias", so it should be be
too much work.

> OK, I'll try to get to it. Where should the docs

In the "Builtin targets" section, where the syntax of "lib" is described, I

> and tests be
> changed?

You can copy tests/ to tests/ and then add
header_only_lib to the list in


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