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From: Roland Schwarz (roland.schwarz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-04-23 02:27:19

Vladimir Prus wrote:
> On Wednesday 23 April 2008 02:27:29 Roland Schwarz wrote:
> So:
> 1. We codify that the important properties line cygwin/mingw should
> be fixed for a given version configured in user-config.jam, and that
> adding -mno-cygwin by hand is not OK.
Not sure what you mean by "properties line", I guess "flavor"? If yes, I
mean that every
gcc need to get one.
> 2. -mno-cygwin actually changes the output of -dumpmachine?
Yes. Output without -mno-cygwin is


and with:


>> My ideas are like so:
>> 1) Make threadapi an optional feature
>> 2) Change the <conditional> requirement to add a threadapi
>> only if none specified yet and make it conditioned on
>> flavor of compiler.
> This seems like a good approach, except that we don't have this
> 'conditional feature as default' thing you appear to suggest above.
> Or I musunderstood, and it's actually doable now?
I tried a little yesterday, and it almost works. The only thing I need
is the change for flavor.
Altough the code does not look obvious, and perhaps can be done better.
I post to the
list as soon I have something to show.


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