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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] tracing weird dependecies
From: Patrick Hoffmann (p.hoffmann_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-05-11 20:09:28

Thank you for your assistance. I've found the problem. It's sitting in front of my computer ;)

Am 12.05.2011, 02:08 Uhr, schrieb :

> Am 10.05.2011, 01:12 Uhr, schrieb Patrick Hoffmann <p.hoffmann_at_[hidden]>:
>> Am 09.05.2011, 19:47 Uhr, schrieb Steven Watanabe <watanabesj_at_[hidden]>:
>>> AMDG
>>> On 05/08/2011 04:54 PM, Patrick Hoffmann wrote:
>>>> in a C++ project I got some problems with dependencies which I do not
>>>> understand. When I changed some header bjam rebuilds some files which do
>>>> NOT include this header directly or indirectly.
>>>> The suspect is our QT-MOC-mechanism which pre-compiles some
>>>> dialog/window class code. Don't know if this is a known problem.
>>>> But what I really like to know from you guys is, if there is a
>>>> possibility to trace the dependency of a specific file. I tried some -d
>>>> option-magic but this gives me over 1 GB of output which I was not able
>>>> to handle yet.
>>> I use -d+12 and then search for the file name.
>> I've tried that - but how do I interpret the output? Is there any documentation about the output of -d+12? I mean the file name occurs many times in the log in several contexts.

Best regards, Patrick Hoffmann
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