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Subject: [Boost-build] What's up with the gcc subfeature <linker-type>
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-12-18 21:31:08


1) It breaks the regression tests.
2) It causes strange looking paths, which is the cause of (1)
3) It's pointless, because it always matches target-os,
   and cannot be overridden (if you try, toolset.requirements
   will just change it back).
4) The vxworks branch in set-link-flags is dead, and the
   osf branch is broken.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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