Build Failure regarding Boost

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Wed Dec 2 00:52:35 UTC 2009

Tim Niemueller wrote:
> 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?

Does the package ship its own FindBoost.cmake? If it does, try removing it 
in %prep and seeing if that helps. (It'll use CMake's version then.) If the 
package isn't shipping its own FindBoost.cmake or if removing it doesn't fix 
the problem, please file a bug against CMake.

        Kevin Kofler

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