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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Eliminating widows host pollution?
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-03-15 16:03:45


On 03/15/2016 01:51 PM, Kuhl, Brian wrote:
> Many thanks for your quick reply.
> Most the replacements are straight forward, but this one has me concerned.
> <os>NT,<toolset>gcc-cygwin:<define>_USE_W32_SOCKETS
> Is NT/gcc-cygwin a meaningful configuration separate from <target-os>cygwin or <os>CYGWIN ?

There is no such toolset as gcc-cygwin. The
only way to get this is if someone puts

using gcc : cygwin ;

in a Jamfile.

The correct way to identify this is
<toolset>gcc,<target-os>cygwin, or
perhaps just <target-os>cygwin.

> I have no way of verifying this, and I would like to push my changes upstream eventually.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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