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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-04-25 11:31:15

On Sunday 09 April 2006 20:09, João Abecasis wrote:

> <project-root>/
> build-system/
> <Boost.Build v2>
> boost-build.jam
> project-root.jam
> <other project files and directories>
> The problem is that this setup breaks exactly for those who already use
> boost-build and have configured and tweaked to their tastes. Here's what
> I got when I first tried this out:
> warning: couldn't find BoostBook xsl or dtd directories;
> warning: please set "BOOST_ROOT" variable to the root directory of

I think that if user already has configured Boost.Build, then it should use
it, as opposed to Boost.Build snipped as part of your package. The in-tree
Boost.Build copy should be used only if there's no BOOST_BUILD_PATH variable

Does this makes sense?

- Volodya

Vladimir Prus
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