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From: Roland Schwarz (roland.schwarz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-09-03 05:47:43

Oliver.Kowalke_at_[hidden] wrote:
> Hm - it was a suggestion by Vladimir Prus.

AFAIK: one problem could be that 1.34.1 already is released and there
currently is no clean policy of how to provide bug fixes to the release.
So you currently need to apply this patch locally to your copy of

> What I want is a default toolset configuration of gcc on HP/UX (version
> 11.11) because the available aCC on this PA-RSIC system ist too old
> (version 3.x) in order to compile boost. HP will never ship aCC version
> 6.x on PA-RISC systems.
> Thatswhy I suggest to use gcc as default!

This is a different problem.
The patch you have sent for gcc.jam of course needs to go into the
sources of

Setting the default for your platform goes like so:
If you did not already have found out:
Create a copy of the user-config.jam file into your home directory.
Edit this to your needs. Boost.Build will pick it up from there.

You can check this, if you are invoking bjam from your project dircetory as:

bjam --debug-configuration

It will show you from where your user-config.jam is being picked up.

>> And I'd recommand to put it into site-config.jam.

This would be another possibility if you want the configuration for all

> It is annoying that I've fight to get the combination of gcc and HP/UX
> 11.11 since may of this year.

Please tell me if the above procedure worked.

Roland aka speedsnail

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