Boost logo

Boost-Build :

From: Paul Bristow (paul.a.bristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2021-03-30 15:47:04

What does your user-config.jam (or system config.jam or project config.jam) say about this compiler combination?


From: Boost-build <boost-build-bounces_at_[hidden]> On Behalf Of Boaz Barnea MTH via Boost-build
Sent: 30 March 2021 07:18
To: boost-build_at_[hidden]
Cc: Boaz Barnea MTH <bbarnea_at_[hidden]>
Subject: [Boost-build] building boost with new oneAPI intel compiler


I am trying to compile the latest Boost libraries version 1.75 with the latest intel compiler. I have it installed on my Windows 10 computer along with Visual Studio 2019 enterprise edition.

I try to run (after I created Boost.Build and added to the path)

b2 --boost-dir=<target directory> --build-type=complete link=shared runtime-link=shared toolset=intel-2021.1-vc14.1

it fails also if I try for toolset intel , intel-2021.1, intel-2021.1-vc14.2 etc....

gives me:
*** argument error
* rule path.make ( native )
* called with: ( )
* missing argument native
..........\path.jam:518:see definition of rule 'path.make' being called

There is no path problem, for example when I run toolset=msvc, the compilation succeeds...

Any Idea?


*********************************************************************************************** Please consider the environment before printing this email ! The information contained in this communication is proprietary to Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. and/or third parties, may contain confidential or privileged information, and is intended only for the use of the intended addressee thereof. If you are not the intended addressee, please be aware that any use, disclosure, distribution and/or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you receive this communication in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete it from your computer. Thank you. Visit us at:<>

Boost-Build list run by bdawes at, david.abrahams at, gregod at, cpdaniel at, john at