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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Boost Build question
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-05-17 19:26:50


Robert Ramey wrote:
> I just updated my boost root directory from the release branch. Using the
> same test/build procedure as I've always used, I now get:
> bjam --dump-tests toolset=msvc-7.1 >bjam.log
> rule configure.register-components unknown in module
> Jamfile</C:/BoostRelease>.
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:310: in load-jamfile
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:62: in load
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:115: in load-parent
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:458: in initialize
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:300: in load-jamfile
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:62: in load
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2/build\project.jam:168: in project.find
> C:/BoostRelease/tools/build/v2\build-system.jam:559: in load
> C:\BoostRelease\tools\build\v2/kernel\modules.jam:283: in import
> C:\BoostRelease\tools\build\v2/kernel/bootstrap.jam:142: in boost-build
> C:\BoostRelease\boost-build.jam:17: in module scope
> and nothing builds. What is the best way to fix this.

Is tools/build/v2/build/configure.jam up to date?
It should contain

# Declare that the components specified by the parameter exist.
rule register-components ( components * )

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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