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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] installing headers
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-05-23 19:55:14


On 05/23/2015 04:17 PM, Stefan Seefeld wrote:
> For the installation I'm currently trying to use package.install, which
> takes a 'headers' argument. However, it appears as if these headers are all
> installed in the same directory (irrespectively of their relative
> location in the source tree). How can I instruct to install
> headers from
> /my/source/tree/include/boost/python/... into
> /my/install/prefix/include/boost/python/... ?

I think the feature is called install-source-prefix.
You'll need to set it to the base directory whose
structure you want to kepp. In this case, probably
use <install-source-prefix>/my/source/tree/include
and set the install location for headers to

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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