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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] gcc barfs with ERROR: rule "qt.init" unknown in module "toolset".
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir.prus_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-05-07 09:08:55

On 07/05/2016 15:37, Francis (Grizzly) Smit wrote:
> I'm trying to install boost-build from git and I get the following error
> sudo ./b2 install
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/build/toolset.jam:43: in toolset.using
> ERROR: rule "qt.init" unknown in module "toolset".
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/build/project.jam:1052: in using
> /home/grizzlysmit/user-config.jam:86: in modules.load
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/build-system.jam:249: in load-config
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/build-system.jam:389: in load-configuration-files
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/build-system.jam:524: in load
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/kernel/modules.jam:295: in import
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/src/kernel/bootstrap.jam:139: in boost-build
> /home/grizzlysmit/Downloads/boost/build/boost-build.jam:8: in module scope
> what gives


this is quite strange. Do you have any of


Can you modify /home/grizzlysmit/user-config.jam:86 to have

        using qt5 ;

as opposed to

        using qt ;


Vladimir Prus

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