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From: Larry Evans (cppljevans_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-09-11 15:01:58

On 09/11/07 13:35, David Abrahams wrote:
> on Tue Sep 11 2007, Larry Evans <> wrote:
>> Following instructions given by:
>> bjam --help-options
>> Boost.Jam Usage:
>> bjam [ options... ] targets...
>> * -a; Build all targets, even if they are current.
>> * -fx; Read 'x' as the Jamfile for building
>> instead of searching for the Boost.Build system.
> ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> In other words, the entire build system is replaced with 'x'
OOP. Sorry, I just saw Jamfile and assumed it was
talking about the local Jamfile. I couldn't imagine
why one would want to replace the whole Boost.Build system; so,
I guess that's why I ignored that part. What's
a possible reason for doing that?

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