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Subject: Re: [Boost-testing] Boost.Locale failure killing nightly tests
From: Daniel James (dnljms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-07-16 10:46:58

n 15 July 2011 21:04, Artyom Beilis <artyomtnk_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> 1. Why does it stop testing if one library can't be build?
>   What can be done to fix it?

I think the EXIT rule causes the whole run to stop, not just your
jamfile. Other libraries with a similar issue generally run the
configuration first, and then declare the library and tests inside a
conditional. But you really need to ask on the build list about this
if you want to know any more.

It might be more 'declarative' to have a dependency which acts more
like a build failure if the requirements aren't available, but I don't
know if that's possible.

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