Boost Testing :
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-09-04 09:52:02
on Mon Sep 03 2007, Vladimir Prus <ghost-AT-cs.msu.su> wrote:
>> error: Unable to find file or target named
>> error: '/boost/python//boost_python'
> As the message says "/boost/python//boost_python" neither file or
The message could be much better; '//' indicates that it's a target
> Such target is only defined when you configure python in your
That's not accurate at all, unless someone has changed how this works
since 1.34.0 was released. In fact, it's backwards.
/boost/python//boost_python is declared when you import Boost.Python's
Jamfile from the libs/python/build directory. If you haven't
configured python in your user-config.jam, at that point, the jamfile
will attempt to automatically configure it.
I don't know who generates this message:
warning: Python location is not configured
warning: the Boost.Python library won't be built
but if that logic actually exists it sorta defeats the purpose of the
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