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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Language specific include paths
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-02-14 15:40:20


On 02/14/2018 06:23 AM, Daniel James via Boost-build wrote:
> When building quickbook in boost, there's an include path to boost
> root. I think that's because the 'project' in Jamroot has
> 'requirements <include>.' which gets picked up by quickbook. This
> isn't really a problem here as there aren't many quickbook files
> hanging around in boost root, but it's not ideal. So is it possible to
> make the include requirement only apply to C/C++ builds?

That's what <include> ought to mean in the first place.

> I think it's
> a bit late to change the quickbook toolset so that it doesn't use
> <include>,

  Sorry, but that's the only reasonable fix.
If you insist on using <include>, then you
will get C/C++ include paths from various
sources (including the command line and library

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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