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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-03-25 11:14:49

on Sun Mar 25 2007, Roland Schwarz <> wrote:

> Just want to remind, that in fact there is a huge difference between the
> both methods with respect to handling (stripping off) version numbers.
> The [--]toolset= approach may auto register a wrong (unintended) version
> instead of using the one configured in user-config.jam.

Of course; it's supposed to register whatever you specify on the
command line, even if not in your user-config.jam

> I already reported this, but I am not sure if this already has been fixed.

If I understand your complaint correctly, it's not a bug.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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