Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Cannot build boost::serialization for x64 (crosscompile)
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-09-19 14:07:17
On Friday 19 September 2008 22:51:02 Robert Ramey wrote:
> >>> a) The tests need to be made compile-only or
> >>> b) You need to find another way to determine whether to build the
> >>> wide character versions.
> >> Exactly.
> > Well, whereas my above statement is as correct as it could be, it's
> > also
> > totally useless as far as original problem is concerned, here and now.
> > Armin, go to libs/serialization/build/Jamfile.v2 and find this line:
> > : requirements <dependency>../../config/test//BOOST_NO_STD_LOCALE
> > and remove the
> > <dependency>../../config/test//BOOST_NO_STD_LOCALE
> > part of it. Then it should work.
> Hmmm, I see the problem here. Does anyone have a suggestion which would
> achieve the desired goal and still permit cross compilation?
Steven listed two approaches above. Yet another approach is to implement
a capability in Boost.Build to run target applications on host using some
kind of simulator, but I don't think this approach is going to help much
in this specific case.
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