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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Folder hiarchy
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-25 14:21:06


Christian Auby wrote:
> I've wasted a lot of time trying to figure out how things are supposed
> to work together path wise:
> For MSVC auto links the boost libraries so it requires
> nothing in the jamefile.
> For GCC I've done this:
> lib utils : utils.cpp /boost/filesystem//fs ;
> As mentioned at
> Error:
> error: Unable to find file or target named
> error: '/boost/filesystem//fs'
> error: referred from project at
> error: '.'
> I don't even know the syntax of the /boost/filesystem//fs part or
> where it looks for this, and I'm having a hard time finding any
> documentation about it.
> However, when I call bjam in my project folder It finds 1300 targets
> or so, which I assume is because it picks up boost. So why doesn't it
> find the lib?

Try /boost//filesystem instead.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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