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From: K. Noel Belcourt (kbelco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-05-29 14:39:32

On May 29, 2007, at 10:05 AM, Server Levent Yilmaz wrote:

> Hi All,
> Does anyone have a BBv2 toolset for the Portland Group C++ compiler?
> Given the rest of my day, I probably won't be as lucky to have
> "yes" for an answer, so moving on...
> I really do not want much. All I need is to have bjam effectively
> execute the following on boost source
> $(CXX) $(CXXFLAGS) -c whatever.cpp
> ..
> ar rcs libname.a whatever.o
> where CXX and CXXFLAGS are set for the PG compiler and create silly
> single threaded static libraries on my given platform.
> FWIW, Portland's compiler is powerful enough that it doesn't have
> any problems with header only libraries. Moreover, back in previous
> version, I randomly modified a few lines of gcc toolset in BBv1 and
> was able get Boost.Serialization and Boost.Filesystem to build.
> However, I am clueless where to begin with BBv2 and its toolsets.
> Any help will be a life saver!

Here's a basic pgi.jam file that works for our local environment, but
unfortunately we don't use it to build boost.


-- Noel

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