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From: Andrei Melnikov (andy.melnikov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-06-22 15:17:50

On 20/06/06, Valentin Samko <boost.build_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Hi,
> How is the Boost Build v2 version at
> different from the one included with Boost 1.33.1 ? Is it older or
> newer?
> I tried replacing boost_1_33_1/tools/build/v2 with the corresponding
> files from, but this configuration fails to
> build boost or any of my project as files like package.jam, etc. are
> missing.

You should use from inside boost distribution to compile
boost. m10 is outdated.

For your own projects you can use either from boost or the
latest nighly snapshot
( from Boost.Build
v2 homepage ( Also you can fetch
last from boost CVS repository.

You can safely use precompiled bjam executable from Boost SF downloads
or you can compile it from sources in jam_src directory.


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