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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] List recognized toolsets
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-03-09 19:50:55


On 03/09/2018 12:35 PM, Mateusz Loskot via Boost-build wrote:
> On 9 March 2018 at 20:20, Steven Watanabe via Boost-build
> <boost-build_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> On 03/09/2018 11:03 AM, Mateusz Loskot via Boost-build wrote:
>>> I'm running b2.exe on Windows, from the current develop branch.
>>> I am not able to find out what b2 or bootstrap.bat option
>>> can give me list of recognized toolsets available
>>> in my environment.
>>> IOW, is there any option that somewhat mimics the vswhere.exe lookup?
>> There is no such option.
> Then, having multiple VS2017 installations, is it possible to specify
> which CL.exe is used, from b2 command line and not user-profile.jam?

  No. There is no way to specify the the compiler command
directly on the command line. You may be able to set
up multiple VS2017 toolsets, but I don't think that this
has been tested recently. In the past, I believe msvc-9.0
and msvc-9.0express could co-exist.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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