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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] [Boost-filesystem] operations.cpp fails to compile building process_jam_log
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-22 04:15:55

On Wednesday 12 November 2008 20:41:27 K. Noel Belcourt wrote:
> Hi,
> It seems a recent change to Boost may have dramatically increased the
> time required to compile Boost.filesystem operations.cpp. This file
> is compiled when building process_jam_log during the nightly
> testing. Has anyone made a change that would cause the intel-
> linux-9.1 compilers to take > 300 seconds to compile this file.
> Here's the compile line that times out.
> "/usr/local/intel/cc/9.1.044/bin/icpc" -c -xc++ -O3 -Ob2 -w1 -
> DBOOST_SYSTEM_STATIC_LINK=1 -DNDEBUG -I"/var/scratch2/boost/boost" -c
> -o "/var/scratch2/boost/boost/bin.v2/libs/filesystem/build/intel-
> linux-9.1/release/link-static/operations.o" "/var/scratch2/boost/
> boost/libs/filesystem/src/operations.cpp"
> 300 second time limit exceeded
> The file compiled okay yesterday so I'm in need of a little help.

is this issue still open? I don't think I've changed anything in Boost.Build,
and I did not find any suspicious changes in Boost.Filesystem either, so
I'm a bit a loss. We might need to do a binary search to find where this

- Volodya

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