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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] conditional rules: arguments
From: Johan Nilsson (r.johan.nilsson_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-10 01:17:38

Gaydov Victor wrote:
> hello.
> is it right that the only way to pass some arguments
> to <conditional> rule is to add them as properties to default-build ?
> (current properties are not passed)

You could define custom features for this purpose. For an example, look at
the Jamroot attached to:

The message itself is related to a problem with passing features containing
a colon (":") inside its value, but you should get the general idea by
looking at the attached file. Just trim the "fluff" away.

HTH / Johan

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