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From: Chris Coleman (cqc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-06-10 12:15:37

On 6 Jun 2005, at 14:07, Doug Gregor wrote:
>> So, I'm wondering what I need to do to get boost to build on
>> darwin. Can anyone give me some help?
> You need to pass "-sTOOLS=darwin" on the bjam command line. Darwin
> is different enough that we have a different compiler configuration
> ("toolset") for it.
> You might have better luck with Boost 1.32.0.

The easiest way I have found to install boost on Mac OS X (Tiger
1.4.1) has been with darwinports, install docs can be found at:

Then "sudo port install boost" will install 1.32 (at present). I
have had no problems with the installation and use quite a number of
the boost libraries.


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