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From: Alex Besogonov (cyberax_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-09-06 13:51:53

I've created a proof-of-concept garbage collected BJam. It seems to be
working (at least it can be used to compile itself).

Right now only Windows+MSVC combination is supported, but it should work
fine on POSIX systems.

How to use:
1. Download
2. Unpack it to $(BJAM_SOURCE)/gc-build folder
3. Copy files from $(BJAM_SOURCE)/gc-build/patched folder to $(BJAM_SOURCE).
4. Run bjam --v2 in $(BJAM_SOURCE)/gc-build folder. It should
successfully compile your new garbage-collected BJam and place it to
'dist' folder.
5. Replace your existing BJam with the patched one.
6. Test it!

With respect,
             Alex Besogonov (cyberax_at_[hidden])

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