Subject: Re: [Boost-build] boost build quirks and question
From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-19 18:49:18
Steven Watanabe wrote:
> Robert Ramey wrote:
>> Invoking bjam with the following arguments:
>> toolset=msvc-7.1 link=static threading=single
>> results in the following:
>> I have a couple of observations
>> a) it seems to look for the GCC compiler (listed in user-config.jam)
>> even though I'm using msvc
> It's harmless. Just noisy...
>> b) it substitute mult-threading for single-threading without
>> telling me.
> It's caused by this line in msvc.jam
> # Dynamic runtime comes only in MT flavour.
> <toolset>msvc,<runtime-link>shared:<threading>multi ;
Hmm - But I'm using:>> toolset=msvc-7.1 link=static threading=single
should I be using runtime-link=static ? or what?
>> And a question.
>> I would like to add a "lib" target for a DLL which I want to test
>> with. Ideally it should be placed in some common spot which is
>> unique according to build features (single/threaded, static/shared,
>> etc.) How would I do this?
> The location of a target is determined by the build features by
> default, so it
> should just work.
> In Christ,
> Steven Watanabe
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