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Subject: [Boost-build] Boost can not find istream
From: JacquesDirac (jacquesdirac_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-12-22 07:40:10


When trying to build some part of Boost, some files can not be found:

$ ./bjam date_time
...found 487 targets...
...updating 6 targets...
common.mkdir bin.v2/libs/date_time/build/gcc-2.96/debug
common.mkdir bin.v2/libs/date_time/build/gcc-2.96/debug/gregorian
In file included from boost/date_time/date_parsing.hpp:16,
                 from boost/date_time/gregorian/parsers.hpp:13,
                 from boost/date_time/gregorian/greg_facet.hpp:14,
                 from libs/date_time/src/gregorian/greg_month.cpp:15:
boost/lexical_cast.hpp:19:19: istream: No such file or directory
In file included from boost/lexical_cast.hpp:31,
                 from boost/date_time/date_parsing.hpp:16,
                 from boost/date_time/gregorian/parsers.hpp:13,
                 from boost/date_time/gregorian/greg_facet.hpp:14,
                 from libs/date_time/src/gregorian/greg_month.cpp:15:
boost/detail/lcast_precision.hpp:12:15: ios: No such file or directory
boost/detail/lcast_precision.hpp:13:18: limits: No such file or directory

    "g++" -ftemplate-depth-128 -O0 -fno-inline -Wall -g -fPIC

...failed gcc.compile.c++
for lack of
...failed updating 1 target...
...skipped 1 target...
...updated 4 targets...

Which / what kind of files (.h or .so or ...) are exactly missing?
And how can I point Boost to search a specified directory for these files?

I am new to Boost, but I need some pieces of it to use in another app
(gnash), so I hope someone can help me with this!

Thanks in advance.

Best regards.

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