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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] building boost 1.39 on iphone os3.0
From: Vladimir Prus (vladimir_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-19 09:03:47

gtsml owevwr wrote:

> Hi,
> I understand a lot of effort is being spent on making boost easy to compile
> and so on but as far as my experience goes, that's always a bit painful...
> So here's what I'm going to do as a background task: I'm going to play it
> dumb (eg. not spend 30 minutes on the web everytime I hit something) and
> tell you all about it :-)
> My goal here is to compile boost 1.39 on the iphone os3.0.
> Note that I already compiled 1.38 on os21 and os30 so I have gathered some
> experience already, but as I said, I'm playing it dumb.
> So:
> - getting boost from the web, uncompress and so on
> - boostrap, so far so good
> - add my user-config with:

At what location?

> BUT, here we go, first problem, my user-config.jam seems to be ignored. the
> compiler used is "g++":
> "/Developer/Platforms/iPhoneOS.platform/Developer/usr/bin/gcc-4.2"
> still the doc says:
> On startup, Boost.Build searches and reads two configuration files:
> site-config.jam and user-config.jam.

If you put user-config.jam in your home directory, things should work.

- Volodya

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