Boost Users :
Subject: Re: [Boost-users] How to write one property page .props to select the right x86 or x64 Boost libraries folder automatically using Visual Studio
From: Marcel Raad (raad_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-05-19 12:41:35
> I have downloaded the shiny new release boost_1_61_0_b1 and am trying to
> set up so that I can test a lot of Boost-ish console
> applications using both 32 and 64-bit.
> This is easier with bjam, but I'd like to use the Visual studio IDE too.
> I'd like a single property page that can be placed in the same folder as
> my .sln file and added to each and every project.
> (or better, made the default for all projects).
> I have a I:\boost_1_61_0_b1; as the include directory, and that is common
> to all configurations and platforms.
> But the libraries files are in two separate folders because the name does
> not yet include the platform :-(
> Linking to lib file: libboost_chrono-vc140-mt-gd-1_61.lib
> lib32-msvc-14.0 and lib64-msvc-14.0
> Googling gives some suggestions to select the right folder for libraries,
> but I wonder if anyone has found a slick solution?
> (I'll edit the property xml if necessary - it would seem that the IDE GUI
> tool isn't up to the job?)
In the "Link" section of the property sheet XML file:
You can also do this in the GUI via Linker -> General -> Additional Library
Or, to have more flexibility with the path, but not possible via the GUI:
Hope that helps,
-- View this message in context: http://boost.2283326.n4.nabble.com/How-to-write-one-property-page-props-to-select-the-right-x86-or-x64-Boost-libraries-folder-automatico-tp4686269p4686272.html Sent from the Boost - Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
Boost-users list run by williamkempf at hotmail.com, kalb at libertysoft.com, bjorn.karlsson at readsoft.com, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, wekempf at cox.net