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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Bjam release, real soon now...
From: Jon Biggar (jon_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-25 11:30:26

Rene Rivera wrote:
> I just finished clearing out all the pending bugs for bjam that where in
> trac. And I put the finishing touches on various aspects of getting a
> bjam 3.1.17 released. But since there where some crucial changes to fix
> the bugs I'm reticent to release immediately (and truth is I ran out of
> time this weekend).
> So consider this an early warning for the bjam release. I wont get back
> to doing the release until Thursday, or more likely Friday. So please
> give the latest bjam a test drive as best you can and report any
> problems (as bugs in trac).

Perhaps this would be a good time to add this patch to bjam?

It extends rule argument processing to allow up to 19 arguments, rather
than 9, because I found that 9 was too few for some rules I needed.

I considered trying to remove the limit entirely, but that change would
have been far more extensive.

Jon Biggar

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