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From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-08-15 14:23:20

Jurko Gospodnetić wrote:
>> If I understand correctly, regexp based matching was introduced just
>> so that you don't need to explicitly pass the right toolset name to
>> tests. Do you think that's still needed?
> From what I've seen so far it seems that globbing (my mistake in the
> previous post - these are not actually full regular expressions but unix
> style glob syntax for specifying file/folder paths) was introduced you
> would not need to specify the exact target folder (including all the
> feature specific folders).

Well, unfortunately I introduced the globbing to account for the aspect
that even if one specifies the toolset as "gcc" BBv2 now expands that
internally to the toolset with version, for example "gcc-4.1.2". But as
you note the difference in the variant directories is an even more
annoying problem.

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