From: Dennis Cote (dennis.cote_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-10-20 16:21:40
Michal Sliwka wrote:
>>> bjam -sTOOLS=vc-7_1 install
>>> in my
>>> folder crashes with no message (there's only standard windows crash
>>> I have WinXP SP2 and VC7.1 SP1
>>> I have set VC71_ROOT properly and it works in the console.
>>> bjam is also accessible (it _is_ called)
>>> Is that a known issue?
>> Well it's been mentioned a few times. No clue what the problem may be,
>> other than the usual buffer overrun problems. We'll need more info to
>> get to the bottom of it though. So if you can...
>> * What version of bjam are you using?
>> * Where did you download it from?
>> * Have you tried building bjam yourself?
>> * Try building the debug version of bjam ("build.bat --debug"). This
> I will try.
>> will get you a backtrace when the JIT debugger catches the error.
> I've called bjam with more messages and it give
> Q:\Boost\boost_1_33_1>bjam --debug-configuration -sTOOLS=vc-7_1 install
> notice: found boost-build.jam at Q:\Boost\boost_1_33_1\boost-build.jam
> notice: loading Boost.Build from Q:\Boost\boost_1_33_1\tools\build\v1
> ...and then it crashes.
I'm having exactly the same problem!
I'm trying to build boost for Borland BDS 2006, but otherwise I get the
same crash (including the same two messages logged with the
I downloaded both boost and jam from sourceforge today using links on
the boost website. I have added the bcbboost patches for the BDS 2006
Has anyone found a solution to this problem?
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