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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] [boost_1_42_0][mac OSX] build error
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-29 11:27:40

Rene Rivera wrote:
> Jeff Flinn wrote:
>> Rene Rivera wrote:
>>> Jeff Flinn wrote:
>>>> I'm updating to 1.42 from 1.39. The following bjam invocation(worked
>>>> for 1.39) gives the subsequent error messages for 1.42. Any help
>>>> appreciated. I'm using boost-jam-3.1.17-1-maxosxx86.
>>>> Thanks, Jeff
>>>> bjam --toolset=darwin architecture=combined link=static debug
>>>> release stage
>>> The default layout was changed since 1.39 to "system" on *nix
>>> systems. If you are building multiple variants, as you are with debug
>>> & release, you'll need to use either the --layout=versioned or
>>> --layout=tagged (depending on what you prefer).
>> Worked great! I've not been able to find layout documented in boost
>> build or bjam docs. Any pointers?
> bjam --help

And it's not documented in Boost.Build docs because it's not a Boost.Build
option -- it's option for building Boost C++ Libraries. We seem to have
a hole, whereby options specific to Boost C++ Libraries are not documented
in any HTML file -- I hope to fix this by 1.43.

- Volodya

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