Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Fwd: [C++-sig] bjam invocation error "rule copyright unknown in module man"
From: Larry Evans (cppljevans_at_[hidden])
Date: 2019-02-03 03:58:07
On 2/2/19 8:12 PM, Steven Watanabe via Boost-build wrote:
> On 2/2/19 7:03 PM, Larry Evans via Boost-build wrote:
>> On 2/2/19 7:52 PM, Steven Watanabe via Boost-build wrote:
>>> On 2/2/19 6:42 PM, Larry Evans via Boost-build wrote:
>>>> So, I'd guess I'm using an old b2; however, I just did the install as
>>>> instructed here:
>>>> and provided a symlink to the b2 executable:
>>>> evansl_at_lje-DL:~/bin$ ln -s
> bin/bin looks a little odd. Are you sure that's right?
Yes. It's odd buts that's because, following the #bbv2.installation
instructions, I did, in the build directory:
where PREFIX was bin. Apparently --install creates another bin directory
>> After more investigating, I see in scan.c, that there is
>> code to actually skip the block comment, but if so, then why
>> is the b2 *not* skipping the block comments in types/xml.jam and
>> There must be some minor mistake I'm making but it's not obvious yet :(
> Did you verify that you are actually using the newly built b2?
Well, the output of the bash `which` command indicated I was, but
the output of `command -v b2` says it's the system installed one
Sorry for not being careful enough :(
Thanks for your help.
> In Christ,
> Steven Watanabe
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