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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Also Having Trouble "compiling Trunk"
From: Ray Sheppard (rsheppar_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-17 12:24:41

Thanks Volodya,
   I must have jumped to conclusions when I saw they were separate
downloads at the top of the page. I will recompile
and let you know. Thanks again!

On 2/17/2011 11:21 AM, Vladimir Prus wrote:
> On Thursday, February 17, 2011 18:40:09 Ray Sheppard wrote:
>> Good Morning,
>> I am having the same trouble as Jeremiah Willcock had. I read Volodya's
>> response. I downloaded boost-jam-3.1.18. It is for a RHEL5/Intel machine
>> (updated nodes of Quarry at IU if that machine is known to you). I rebuilt
>> bjam with: ./ intel-linux
> Ray,
> you should not be using 3.1.18 -- rather, you should be using Boost.Build
> that is bundled with your version of Boost.
>> Truth is that the tests for intel include absolute paths to test for
>> Intel 9, 8 and 7.
>> Those will not pass since this machine uses Intel 10.1. So I replaced
>> the test for
>> Intel 9 in to look like this:
>> elif test -r
>> /N/soft/linux-rhel5_Server-x86_64/intel/cce/10.1.022/bin/ ; then
>> BOOST_JAM_TOOLSET=intel-linux
>> BOOST_JAM_TOOLSET_ROOT=/N/soft/linux-rhel5_Server-x86_64/intel/cce/10.1.022
>> Which are the proper paths.
> I suppose making sure 'icc' is in path would also work.
>> I then attempted to build Boost with the
>> following line:
>> bjam --prefix=/N/soft/linux-rhel5_Server-x86_64/boost_1.45
>> link=static threading=single runtime-link=static install
>> The package to be built on top of this has trouble with shared libraries
>> and is single threaded.
>> My output seems very close to Jeremiah's (below). Any assistance would
>> be appreciated.
> As again, please build bjam that is bundled.
> - Volodya

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