devel/boost-jam doesn't install tools/build/v2 files

cpghost cpghost at
Tue Jan 12 15:11:31 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 04:02:41PM +0300, Alexander Churanov wrote:
> cpghost,
> The devel/boost-jam port is supposed to install the bjam executable. As I
> remember, before devel/boost was split into several ports, files under
> tools/build/v2 were not installed into the system. So that, this is not a
> regression. Probably, you need the devel/boost_build port. However, I do not
> maintain it, because I am not an expert in Boost.Build.
> Alexander Churanov,
> maintainer of devel/boost-*

Ah, thank you! Silly me, I didn't know about devel/boost_build,
and thought that boost-all would include tools/build/v2 somehow... ;-)

How about adding boost_build as an option to devel/boost-all?


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