From: Larry Evans (cppljevans_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-06 07:56:01
On 10/05/07 09:44, ê¹ìí wrote:
> I'm a novice of bjam. After I installed bjam in my linux (ubuntu 7.04)
> box, I saw some significant error messages below.
> error: unable to construct ./hello
> error: no generators were found for type 'EXE'
> error: and the requested properties
> error: make sure you've configured the needed tools
> To debug this problem, try the --debug-generators option.
> Does anybody know to fix this problem??
I had the same problem and I *think* the solution was to
to make sure there was a boost-build.jam file in some
ancestor directory with contents:
BOOST_ROOT = $(.boost-build-file:D) ;
boost-build tools/build/boost-build ;
where tools/build/boost-build is the part of
downloaded BB with files:
as well as others.
If you put your Jamfile in some directory, say
my-dev, located below the directory where you downloaded boost,
I think it should work since the boost I downloaded already
had the required boost-build.jam.
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