Subject: Re: [Boost-build] make more than one target with one custom command
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-09-28 13:29:51
On 09/28/2015 11:02 AM, Roman Matsybora wrote:
> In Custom Command section of boost-build documentation there are 3 ways to use custom command: * using make rule
> * using notfile rule * using generate rule
> But all of these ways make only one target.
Actually generate can produce multiple
targets (as long as you know all the
files that will be produced). Just
create a list of all the targets and
return it from the generating rule.
> If project has some procedure that generates many source files at once, how can I declare them?
> program make_sources creates a1.cpp and a2.cpp a1.cpp and a2.cpp are not available before build.
> main target is exe a : a1.cpp a2.cpp ;
> How to declare a1.cpp and a2.cpp targets?
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