Boost building

William Immendorf will.immendorf at
Fri Mar 11 18:00:53 PST 2011

On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 1:43 AM, Vladislav Kuzkokov
<vladislav.kuzkokov at> wrote:
> Boost.IOStreams optionally requires zlib and libbz2.
> Alternatively you can use
> ./bjam -sNO_ZLIB=1 -sNO_BZIP2=1
> Otherwise compiling IOStreams fails.
> That's better explained at
It's pretty much a moot point as unless you were building Boost in the
earlier parts of LFS, it dosen't matter that much.
> Also, Boost doesn't seem to create libboost.{so,a} (by default at least).
> It's more like libboost_*.{so,a}
This is normal, because Boost is a collection of libraries, not one
single unified one.

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