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From: Matt England (mengland_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-08-27 18:06:31

At 8/26/2006 01:02 PM, Matt England wrote:
>We are under the impression that the 'bjam --layout="system"' switch is
>supposed to eliminate this '-mt' stuff (like it seems to do well for the
>other 3-4 boost libs we use), but _thread is a problem. And why does a
>library that supports threads need to be marked as multi threaded?

I've adjusted the above script to create '-mt' soft links to the non-'-mt'
files. Things seem to be better now.

But I like to know why I have to do this in the first place and/or if
there's anything my project can do differently to avoid these issues.

Note, our project doesn't seem to be the only one to experience this stuff:


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