Subject: [Boost-build] Boost.BuildV2 Python migration, SCons?
From: Bruce Simpson (bms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-29 08:48:52
Interesting that Python has been proposed as an alternative to the
internal bjam language:
I found the Boost.BuildV2/bjam native language difficult to fathom. Some
time ago I successfully implemented it, experimentally, as a build
system for XORP, however, we have since moved to using SCons, which is
working well for us at the moment. Some of the constructs in there, I
borrowed from our bjam experiment.
I wonder if there has been any thought or discussion about possibly
moving to SCons (which uses Python), for building Boost itself?
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