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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] generator problems
From: Nogradi, Chris (Chris.Nogradi_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-03-23 12:21:11


Any more performance improvements in the works? Is there any plan to add jam files as dependencies to the targets contained therein?



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From: boost-build-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-build-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Steven Watanabe
Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 9:49 AM
To: Boost.Build developer's and user's list
Subject: Re: [Boost-build] generator problems


On 03/22/2012 10:01 PM, George Georgiev wrote:
> Thank you Steven,
> Yes with trunk it works. What is even better even my original generator works.
> Is the trunk stable enough to be used.

Trunk @77720 should be stable. I'm actively
working on the build engine right now, so
bugs are possible. I always verify that

a) There are no regressions in the Boost.Build
   test suite on Linux or Windows.
b) Boost itself builds properly.

but sometimes problems still slip through.

I'd suggest using a single known-good version
of the trunk and switching to 1.50 when
it's released. (Probably May or June). I'll
try hard to make sure that all the current
fixes get into 1.50.

> If not, could you please direct
> me to the fix I to apply it over 1.49.0. I hope it is localized.

Looking through the history, the relevant
changeset is 75776. However, it looks like
this depends on several prior changes
and there were a few bug fixes later.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe
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