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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] stage.install problems
From: Reynolds, John (John.Reynolds_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-02-06 12:41:11

Are nightly builds working I see files with date of 2009-01-04 ?

-----Original Message-----
From: boost-build-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-build-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Vladimir Prus
Sent: 06 February 2009 17:22
To: Boost.Build developer's and user's list
Subject: Re: [Boost-build] stage.install problems

On Friday 06 February 2009 18:23:04 Johnny Stucklen wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having a bit of problem using stage.install to stage binaries and
> libraries in a project I'm working on. My basic problem is that I
> can't reliably install all libraries dependencies for the binaries in
> the project from the default build directory hierarchy (e.g.,
> LIBNAME/gcc-default/debug/threading-multi ...). I realize there is an
> <install-dependencies> feature on stage.install that handles just this
> problem, but I'm running into the same problem I've seen posted
> previously on this and other lists...enabling that for the binaries
> leads to bjam never returning (I'm assuming it's due to the number of dependencies).

Before we get to carried away with debugging details -- did you try the SVN HEAD version of Boost.Build -- it is supposed to have this issue fixed. You can get a nightly build at

Alternatively, here's the patch that should fix this:


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