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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Boost 1.37.0 and Borland C++ Builder 5 (compiler version 5.5/5.5.1)
From: Nicola Musatti (Nicola.Musatti_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-24 18:38:50

Marcin Kurek wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm upgrading project which was originally developed using Borland C++
> Builder 5. I need to do some parsing, so I thought I'd use Boost Regex.
> However, building regex with Borland C++ 5.5 (and 5.5.1) is an issue.
> There is no bcb5.mak included, so I use bjam:
> C:\boost_1_37_0\libs\regex\bjam --toolset=borland-5.5 (I tried
> --toolset=borland also)
> When I hit enter the only things I get are compiler errors...

I don't think you're going to have much luck using Boost 1.37 with such
an old compiler. If what you need is Boost.Regex, why don't you try an
old release? I'd go for 1.32 or older if I were you.

Also, be sure to follow your release's instructions about configuring
your toolset.


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