Boost Testing :
From: Thomas Witt (witt_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-06-09 13:52:34
Sean Huang wrote:
> I'm totally new to boost.build and never really used jam before so please
> bear with me.
> I have started to run the regression tests for Windows XP x64 edition. The
> compilers we use are VS 2005 and Intel 9.1. I have run into a few problems:
> 1. I have managed to make the regresstion to use the 64-bit compiler. I was
> hoping I could simply specify msvc-8.0_64 (or msvc-8.0_x86_64 for
> cross-compile) as toolsets but somehow it wouldn't take it. I
> tried --toolsets=msvc-8.0,address-model=64 and that worked but I'm not sure
> it is the right way. The results showed up as msvc-8.0 but I would really
> like to use a different name such as msvc-8.0_64 etc.
This has to be resolved, quickly. It screws up the regression test
results for RC_1_34_0.
We cannot use the same toolset name. Ideas anybody?
That being said, thanks for providing testing resources. XP 64bit is
definitely of interest.
-- Thomas Witt witt_at_[hidden]