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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] bjam version error
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-04 10:56:15

On Tuesday 04 August 2009 Manzoor Ahmed wrote:

> Hey I both tried the pre-built version of bjam and build my own but still Im
> unable to build boost.
> Im executing the following command line
> *bjam --show-libraries*
> And I get the following error
> *error: Boost.Jam version 3.1.12 or later required
> *when I enter this command to determine my bjam version as:
> *bjam -v
> *I get the following output
> *Boost.Jam Version 3.1.9. OS=NT
> ( some more copyright lines here)

So, you indeed have too old version of Boost.Jam.

> *
> Im using boost 1.39.0

Then, you should be using:


procedure to build bjam from the sources shipped with 1.39 and use

- Volodya

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