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From: Deane Yang (deane_yang_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-05-08 12:23:38

Rene Rivera wrote:
> John Maddock wrote:
>> Vladimir Prus wrote:
>>> Actually, I have an update. On IRC, Rene came up with a one-line patch
>>> that probably works in cases where msvc is installed in standard
>>> location.
>>> The patch is:
>>> can you probably try it? Rene's asleep, and there's no way I'll have
>>> access to msvc today.
>> Tested with VC-8 express edition installed in the default location: and it
>> does do the right thing WRT naming. Explicitly specifiying the toolset
>> version seems to do the right thing as well (tested with vc-7.1 and vc-7.0).
> OK... I've done equivalent testing with msvc-8.0, msvc-7.1, forcing a
> fake msvc-9.2, and compared it to what gcc.jam does. And I checked the
> change into HEAD. So now I'm waiting for Thomas to show up so I can ask
> him permission to check it into RC.

It would be great, if this makes it into 1.34. I had run into this
problem and was baffled that no one else was complaining about it. I
thought it was just me.


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