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Subject: Re: [Boost-cmake] Creating "Known Issues": CMake Problems with boost 1.39
From: Tan, Tom (Shanghai) (TTan_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-13 22:27:23
>> I used CMake to build boost 1.39 and found at least two problems:
>> - In the cmakelist.txt file the BOOST_VERSION_MINOR is 38, instead
>A known problem. You can tweak this in the toplevel CMakeLists.txt.
Look for BOOST_VERSION_MINOR.
That's what I did when I first saw it, seems it works.
>I've added a "Known Issues" section to the docs... could you help me be
> sure that the information is complete?
This the complete info I observed:
For all the versions of boost.test static lib(starting with
'libboost_'), it appends an additional '-s' to the file name, even if
there's alread one in the middle. It does not happen to shared libs
and the corresponding symbol imports(dlls or lib files starting with
Below are the wrong file names generated on my PC(WinXP SP3, VC9 SP1) :
Removing the trailing '-s' would work fine.