Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Setting layout from Jamfile
From: Steve M. Robbins (steve_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-10-06 14:15:36
On Mon, Oct 06, 2014 at 06:18:08PM +0400, Antony Polukhin wrote:
> 2014-10-03 11:44 GMT+04:00 Vladimir Prus <ghost_at_[hidden]>:
> > On 09/29/2014 09:01 PM, Antony Polukhin wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> Is there any way to force "system" layout for some of the shared
> >> libraries from within Jamfile.v2?
> >> Setting <layout>system produces error:
> >> error: unknown feature "<layout>"
> >> D:/boost/tools/build/src/build\feature.jam:359: in
> >> expand-subfeatures-aux from module feature
[ ... ]
> > Hi Antony,
> > there's no way to set a layout - it's sort of global property at present.
As a Boost consumer (and packager for Debian), this strikes me as a
Good Thing: the choice of naming conventions should be up to the
installer. Shouldn't it?
I'm a little curious about the question's motivation.
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