From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-09-07 17:26:14
K. Noel Belcourt wrote:
> On Sep 7, 2006, at 2:28 PM, Rene Rivera wrote:
>> K. Noel Belcourt wrote:
>>> I've looked at what's done in the Boost distribution but from what I
>>> can tell, it seems to require modifications to the Jambase, which I'd
>>> rather avoid if possible. Any ideas?
>> No need to change Jambase... There's a global var "ARGV" which
>> holds all
>> the arguments. Take a look at how the Boost Jamfile.v2
>> handles all the options it uses.
> Okay, that's weird.
> Here's my Jamroot
> local build-directory = [ MATCH "^--builddir=(.*)" : $(ARGV) ] ;
> build-directory ?= bin ;
> project : : : build-dir $(build-directory) ;
> bjam --v2
> builds in the bin directory as it should. Unfortunately,
> bjam --v2 --builddir=junk
> also builds in the bin directory. Anything obvious I'm doing wrong?
Yes ;-) Everything is a module in BBv2 so you need to get the variable
from the global module. Use "[ module.peek : ARGV ]" instead of "$(ARGV)".
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