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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Overriding the type of a source file?
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-03-11 22:39:07


On 03/11/2015 08:23 PM, Rene Rivera wrote:
> Before I go and hack BB to support this I'm wondering if someone knows if
> it's already possible.. I'm doing some BB files for an external library
> (Cinder) and it has one unfortunate aspect that I need to deal with. It has
> *.cpp files that are actually Objective C++ files on OSX, and plain C++ on
> other platforms. So the basic question is:
> Is there an existing way to indicate the source type irrespective of the
> file extension?

Does cast.jam do what you want?

> And if not.. Any suggestions as to what the best way to implemented such an
> option would be?

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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