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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] forcing regeneration of intermediate files
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir.prus_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-03-09 02:15:30

On 08-Mar-16 7:27 PM, Renaud Lepère wrote:
> I would like to add build informations (date, version control) in one library.
> I have added a generator to generate a cpp file from a hginfo file.
> In hginfo
> ...
> generators.register-standard hginfo.hgpp : HGINFO : CPP ;
> In Jamfile
> import hginfo ;
> obj version.obj : version.hginfo ;
> I would like to always regenerate the cpp (because it contains date, and version control information),
> what is the good way to do that ?


the best way we have now is documented at:

See my last post at the bottom of the page - could you give that a try?


Vladimir Prus

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