[jamming] bulding more than one exe with a Jamfile

Andrew Marlow apm35 at student.open.ac.uk
Wed May 5 09:39:37 PDT 2004

Turner David <dturner at cptechno.com> writes:
>> I am new to Jam and do not know how to get jam to
>> build multiple executables with a single Jamfile.
>Just create a small loop and call the relevant rules
>in each iteration. For example:
>PROGRAMS = program1 program2 program3 ;
>for t in $(PROGRAMS)
>  Main           $(t) : $(t).c ;
>  LinkLibraries  $(t) : $(MYLIBS) ;

When I do the above it invokes the compiler
without the -I options to look in the header
directories defined via HDRS. If it define HDRS
in the loop it doesn't work either.
Please let me know what I am doing wrong ....


Andrew Marlow
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