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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] [RFC] output events
From: Aaron Boman (aaron_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-02-21 00:44:21

Hi Vladimir

> Hi,
> I've checked in, on a branch, a patch that makes Python port emit
> JSON-formatted message describing what is being built, like so:
> ...
> The ultimate goal of this is to make it more easy for an IDE to see
> happening - in particular, some time ago Mateusz was asking for a way to
> discover include paths that Boost.Build uses, and there was no good

 From the commits I have seen in the server branch on github I think I
understand what you're doing. However, just to be sure:
What will an IDE be able to do once your idea is complete?
Will this allow the IDE to issue build commands that are piped into
Do you have any plans to merge this capability with the daemon branch?
Most importantly, is there anything that I can do to help?


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