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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Error in installing Boost.Build
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-03-22 10:41:56


On 03/21/2014 07:39 PM, Armin Banaei wrote:
> Hi,
> I tried to install the Boost.Build following the instruction in
> file:///C:/Program%20Files%20(x86)/Boost/boost_1_55_0/more/getting_started/windows.html#prepare-to-use-a-boost-library-binary
> Section 5.1
> but during the build I get lots of errors relating to missed Python libraries of the form
> call "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\VC\vcvarsall.bat"x86 >nulcl /Zm800 -nologo @"bin.v2\libs\python\build\msvc-10.0\debug\link-static\threading-multi\object_protocol.obj.rsp"
> ...failed compile-c-c++ bin.v2\libs\python\build\msvc-10.0\debug\link-static\threading-multi\object_protocol.obj...
> compile-c-c++ bin.v2\libs\python\build\msvc-10.0\debug\link-static\threading-multi\object_operators.obj
> object_operators.cpp
> C:\Program Files (x86)\Boost\boost_1_55_0\boost/python/detail/wrap_python.hpp(75) : fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'patchlevel.h': No such file or directory
> All these header files are located in an include folder which I already included in the system path but still I get the above errors. How can I configure the installer to look for these header in that folder?

The configuration of Python isn't correct.
What does
b2 --debug-configuration --with-python

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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