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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-05-10 08:48:43

on Wed May 09 2007, Rene Rivera <> wrote:

> danddimaging_at_[hidden] wrote:
>> This is my first post on a mailing list so please bear with me. I'm trying to build Boost-Jam 3.1.14 from source using Visual Studio 2005. The build description is clear; issue the "build vc8" command from the top level directory. The Jam object files are created, but I get the following error condition:
>> C:\boost-jam-3.1.14>.\bootstrap\jam0 -f build.jam --toolset=vc8 "--toolset-root= "
>> ..found 45 targets...
>> ...updating 2 targets...
>> [MKDIR] bin.ntx86
>> spawn: Invalid argument.
>> Obviously, I must have something misconfigures. Any ideas what I should try next??
> Try shortening your %PATH%.

"--toolset-root= " is a little weird, too. What's that supposed to

Dave Abrahams
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