From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-01-08 15:48:13
On Monday 08 January 2007 23:36, Phillip Seaver wrote:
> Vladimir Prus wrote, on 1/8/2007 3:26 PM:
> > On Monday 08 January 2007 23:23, Jaroslav Gresula wrote:
> >> Chris Weed wrote:
> >>> Doesn't the following do what you want?
> >>> bjam clean TARGET
> >>> bjam TARGET
> >> Probably yes, but I would prefer single bjam invocation as this use case
> >> is quite frequent for me.
> > I would expect
> > bjam --clean TARGET
> > to clean everything involved in constructing TARGET, not just the top-level
> > results.
> > - Volodya
> "bjam --clean-all TARGET" does that. "--clean" used to, but someone
> added "--clean-all" and changed the behavior of the clean target. (I
> prefer the new behavior)
In fact, if you have
exe main : main.cpp ;
bjam --clean main
will delete 'main' and 'main.o'. I was under impression that rebuilding just 'main'
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