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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Bjam patch to use maximum value of timeout option
From: K. Noel Belcourt (kbelco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-11-23 16:33:31

On Nov 23, 2010, at 1:41 PM, K. Noel Belcourt wrote:

> On Nov 22, 2010, at 12:35 PM, David Abrahams wrote:
>> At Mon, 22 Nov 2010 12:07:13 -0700,
>> K. Noel Belcourt wrote:
>>> I discovered that if bjam is presented with more than one occurrence
>>> of the timeout parameter (-l) on the command line, bjam will always
>>> use the first occurrence. Often during regression testing, more
>>> than
>>> one -l option occurs on the command line. This patch changes the
>>> logic to use the largest specified timeout value on the command
>>> line,
>>> rather than an order specific selection (i.e. always first, always
>>> last, etc...).
>>> Tested on Darwin and Linux, okay to commit?
>> Needs a doc patch too, no?
> Yes, I think so. Working on that.

Okay, sorry to be uninformed but how do I update the bjam
documentation (presumably it's what's shown on this page)?

-- Noel

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