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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] error: unknown feature "<compileflags>" when using this feature in requirements with msvc
From: Ganesh Borse (bganesh05_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-07-04 04:12:20


Thanks for this information.

I am actually trying to change the directory structure so that intermediate
(such as .obj, .pdb) and final build file (such as .lib, .exe) to get built
in directory structure same as that generated by visual studio, like:

Because, the directory hierarchy created by boost is too deep. This means,
the debugging thru VS becomes difficult if we are building using the
Also I found that the .pdb files are created in the top level directory and
not in the <variant> specific path. This means these .pdbs may get
overwritten by other variant.


On Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 10:52 AM, Nogradi, Chris <Chris.Nogradi_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> > Can you please help me know how can I provide additional compiler
> flags to msvc compiler if those are not supported thru msvc.jam?****
> ** **
> Try using <cflags> or <cxxflags>****
> ** **
> Chris****
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