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Jam already has this sort of thing built-in. So much simpler than trying to add yet another layer of complexity on top of make.
Posted Mar 5, 2007 13:42 UTC (Mon) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
I remember trying to set the equivalent of CFLAGS and prefix with Boost... it took a couple of dozen lines of patches to the build system just to do that, and a couple of patches to the jam source bundled with Boost.
Sorry, but I prefer Automake's nasty verbose makefiles to *that*.
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