# Boost-Build :

From: Paolo Coletta (paolo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-02-02 07:41:14

> FYI,
> I have document compile/link/run and the -fail version thereof at
>

>
> As usual, comments are appreciated.

- A typo (6th paragraph): "They are are given a list of sources and
requirements."

An example on how to use the compile rule might help. I'm trying to do
it right now but with no success. A simple example as the one for the
<testing.laucher> property would be sufficent.

>
> I'm also curious if anybody is using those rules outside Boost and
Boost's
> regression testing tools. While they seem to work, one would get no
reporting
> of result and Boost's process_jam_logs and XSLT scripts are rather
twisty.

Yes, someone (me) is using it, or at least he is trying (with not too
much success :( ). And now that I read that "one would get no reporting
of result" I'm a bit depressed. Do you mean no reporting at all, neither
something like