Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Include only library files not copied to include path
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-03 03:13:54
On 01/02/2018 08:03 PM, Adrian Michel via Boost-build wrote:
> I use the following command to build boost 1.66.0 for Visual C++ 2015:
> Header files for specified libraries (thread, filesystem etc.) are copied
> under .\boost\1_66_0\boost\... as expected, however, files for several
> header only libraries (such as algorithm\string.hpp) are not copied to the
> expected location and that causes building the project which uses them to
The files are supposed to be in boost\ already,
if you're using an official release. If you're
working from git, you need `b2 headers` (I've
fixed develop, so that stage automatically runs
headers, but it was after 1.66.)
> Am I using b2 incorrectly?
> Is there a command line argument that directs b2 to copy the files for
> header only libraries that I need to use?
>> Or do I need to manually copy the missing files to the right include path?
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