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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Installation issue: cannot pass the last test in tutorial,
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-10-20 23:56:11


Minh Anh wrote:
> I'm a novice here. Sorry if this issue has been posted already. I've
> searched the archived in the mailing list, and did some searches by
> google, but couldn't find anything relevant.
> I've just tried to install boost library to use with Visual Studio
> 2005. I followed all the steps indicated in the tutorial "getting
> started on Windows". Everything seems to work fine until the last
> step, section 6 "link your program to boost library".
> I did copy/paste the example in this section, and follow the
> instructions for the configuration. Then I built it with success.
> However, when I tested the program with the command line like
> suggested in section 6.4, but it failed. It keep saying that "the
> system cannot execute the specific program".
> The command line I used is:
> "C:\Documents and Settings\A_M\My documents\Visual Studio
> 2005\Projects\example\debug\example.exe" < "C:\jayne.txt"
> is this right?

I don't see anything obviously wrong, assuming that both files exist.
Do you get the same error if you try to run it from the IDE?

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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