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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Building Boost Libraries for use with Intel's MKL
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-03-03 08:13:00

On Tuesday 03 March 2009 11:54:59 Scott, J. (Jonathan) wrote:
> My apologies if this mailing list is not the correct place to discuss
> this issue.
> Am attempting to build Boost 1.38 with Visual Studio 2005. I am trying
> to use MKL and Boost.Thread. MKL requires (for numerical stability) that
> struct alignment be set to 16-bytes. There is an option for the compiler
> to force this, but I can see the program dies at the point a thread is
> kicked off.
> I assume I need to build Boost.Thread with 16-byte alignment as well. If
> that is so, where can I learn about the options for achieving this? I am
> not having any luck opening any of the solutions files included in the
> source release, so I am attempting to use bjam.

I presume you should pass some compiler or linker options when building
Boost and you already know what option. Then, please

where you'll find the syntax to use to pass such options. Let me know if this

- Volodya

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