Build Failure regarding Boost

Nicolas Chauvet kwizart at
Tue Dec 1 17:31:01 UTC 2009

2009/12/1 Tim Niemueller <tim at>:
> Hi all.
> I'm trying to build the newest version 3.0.0 of the Player package. It
> builds just fine on F11/F12, but it fails with an error that
> "-lboost_thread" cannot be found on rawhide. boost-devel is in the BR,
> boost-thread is being installed according to root.log.
> The package uses cmake for building, where I suspect the problem. On my
> (F-11) machine it links with -lboost_thread-mt). But on rawhide it uses
> the non-mt version (well, a non-multithreaded threading library is kind
> of an issue). On my system I have cmake 2.6.3, while rawhide has 2.8.0.
> Is there a known problem? Does anyone else maintain a project build with
> cmake and using Boost and can give a hint how to solve?
aqsis use cmake and boost, but also explicitly tell which boost library to use.
You may have to adapt the cmake option if they are non-standardized.

Nicolas (kwizart)

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