From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-03-30 10:26:15
On Thursday 30 March 2006 18:36, John Maddock wrote:
> I'm trying to build some simple demos with bbv2, but the Boost headers
> aren't automatically placed in the include path, even when using:
> run myfile ; # Doesn't find Boost headers!
> So then I tried adding <include>$(BOOST_ROOT) but that doesn't work either
> - apparently BOOST_ROOT isn't set by bbv2 if it's not set by the user.
> So.... how do I find the Boost header path?
> Or how about something like:
> using boost ;
> which would just do the right thing?
You should using something like this:
projec yours :
requirements <use>path_to_boost//headers ;
run myfile ;
Or you can have:
run myfile path_to_boost//headers ;
This is not fully covered in docs, I'll try to update
with information about *using* header-only libraries, as opposed to declaring
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