[C++-sig] Re: Re: Re: "unknown dependent target" error

David Abrahams dave at boost-consulting.com
Sun Jan 26 19:34:18 CET 2003

"Mike Rovner" <mike at bindkey.com> writes:

> "David Abrahams" <dave at boost-consulting.com> wrote in message
> news:uy957om1h.fsf at boost-consulting.com...
>> What's the value of BOOST_ROOT?
> File boost-build.jam has:
> BOOST_ROOT = s:/boost ;
> boost-build s:/boost/tools/build ;
> Generated ext.CMD:
> "bin\ext.pyd\vc7\debug\runtime-link-dynamic\ext.obj"
> "C:\Python22\libs"
> Last line is aparently incorrect, it shall be
> "C:\Python22\libs\Python22.lib"
> If I manualy change it, all is fine.
> Unfortunately bjam doesn't check validity of ENV variables.
> The error in very begining of the thread was due to ugly mix of old ENV.
> Now I cleared that (my) mess a little bit:

I can't see anything obviously wrong.  If you're still having a
problem, please add -d+5 to your bjam command-line, redirect it into a
temporary file, compress that, and send it to me personally (not this
list).  I'll see if I can figure it out.


                       David Abrahams
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