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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] boost.python / bjam
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-10-30 00:09:05

on Tue Oct 28 2008, Mark Williams <> wrote:

> Hi, is it possible to build boost.python such that the python version gets embedded in
> the .so name along with the compiler name, version, multithread flags, etc? For
> example, "" instead of
> ""
> Alternatively, is it possible to build it without the embedded SONAME so that it can
> be renamed afterwards?
> Thanks in advance,

According to Rene Rivera, who knows about this but says he's too busy to
give a better answer until next week,

  The short answer is that Boost.Build supports it. But it means
  changing the boost-root/Jamroot file to do it.

Best I can do, sorry. Rene is your man.

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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