Boost Testing :
Subject: Re: [Boost-testing] Avoid building bjam
From: Alain Miniussi (alain.miniussi_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-09-22 11:06:38
On 22/09/2015 16:32, Alain Miniussi wrote:
> I'm trying to run the run.py script through a job scheduler. Is there a way to tell run.py to use an existing bjam instead of trying to build its own ? That build process is stalling.
> [alainm_at_p101 develop]$ pstree 70922
> [alainm_at_p101 develop]$
> 0 Z alainm 71041 71040 0 80 0 - 0 exit 15:54 ? 00:00:00 [mkdir] <defunct>
> I do not want to investigate why its defunct ("jam0" seems to indicate that a bootstraping bjam is involved, which an explanation per se).
> I just want to work around it. I read in the documentation that run.py will build b2 "if needed" so I guess that putting a precompiled bjam in the righ place should do ?
And if there is a way to achieve that, could that page be updated with the fix ?