From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-01-08 23:37:17
Jurko Gospodnetic' wrote:
> I committed an __ACTION_RULE__ fix making it take its final parameter
> as a list of output lines instead of a single output string.
Sorry, but please stop.
> This allows
> Jam code using this output to work correctly independently of what
> newline character combinations are in use. This was causing problems
> with Boost Build unit tests which can now be updated to pass.
> Changeset: http://svn.boost.org/trac/boost/changeset/42629
I've reverted all those changes, and the follow ups. If you are going to
make such changes please do them on a branch. They have a high
likelihood of breaking regression testing.
> * Final __ACTION_RULE__ rule parameter has changed from output ? to
> output-lines *.
It is too late to change this behavior. We have releases that rely on it
and would likely break in a variety of ways.
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