Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Change in behavior of lib task in 1.66.0
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-01-06 02:26:48
On 01/05/2018 09:46 AM, Ian Emmons via Boost-build wrote:
> I am using Boost.Build as the build infrastructure for my own project.Â
> I have the following setup:
> * I use --layout=versioned when I build the Boost libraries.
> * In site-config.jam, I have defined aliases for the precompiled Boost
> libraries that I use, like so:
> alias BoostFileSystem
> Â : # no sources
> Â :
> <snip>I am guessing that
> starting in 1.66.0, Boost.Build no longer recognizes file names ending
> in a version as shared libraries, so it doesn't know what to do with them.
Here's the cause of the problem:
$ cat Jamroot
import type ;
ECHO [ type.type libboost_filesystem.so.1.66.0 ] ;
If you remove src/tools/types/man.jam it should work again.
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