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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-07-22 07:57:39

Vladimir Prus <ghost_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Yep, we'll end up with two copies of symbols, but is this going to cause real
> problems?


> Anyway, I'll try to change this. That raises, again, this question: Do we:
> - Document that for embedding, application should be explicitly linked to
> Python

Not bad, but not necessary.

> - Add new target "boost_python_for_embedded", that will alias to
> Boost.Python, Python, and any auxilliary libraries.

Also not bad.

Is it impossible to make conditional usage requirements where the
condition is "what type of target are we building?"

> I'm fine with just adding /boost/python to all embedding applications, as far
> as tests are concerned.

What is /boost/python (a path?) and how does it get added?

> You know better, though.

Not sure I do.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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