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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Problems building on Win7
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-02-24 11:30:51


On 02/24/2015 03:50 AM, Raffi Enficiaud wrote:
> Ok, so after your replies, I started digging into path.jam and
> builtins.c. I put a trace in builtin_readlink in the response of the
> DeviceIOControl (line 1885). Apparently the path coming into the
> CreateFileA has an uppercase drive letter, while the one outputted by
> the DeviceIOControl has a lowercase drive letter (see logs and patch).

That's odd. Does running "dir boost" show a lowercase
drive? Anyway, I think the attached patch should fix
the problem. Can you test it?

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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