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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] About boost.mpi and boost 1.35
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-11-28 12:30:48


Sofia Aparicio Secanellas wrote:
> I want to install boost.mpi on my ubuntu. Using the synaptic I have
> installed boost 1.35, boost-build and bjam to follow the instructions
> of
> They say that I should run "bjam --with-mpi" in the top-level boost
> directory, but it is not clear for me where is this directory. I try
> to run this command in every directory where it was something about
> boost but it didnot work.
> /usr/include
> /usr/share/boost-build
> /usr/share/boost-build/tools
> The error message that I obtain is:
> error: no Jamfile in current directory found
> I have tried to do the same in another computer and in this case I
> have installed manually boost 1.37 and here it is working.
> Do you know what is the problem? boost 1.35 supports boost.mpi? Do I
> need to download boost manually?

These instructions only apply for building boost from the source.
You probably don't need to do this if you installed a prebuilt package.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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