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intel-linux toolset


Boost.Build's intel-linux toolset supports the Intel C++ Compiler for Linux.

Configuration Variables

The intel-linux toolset responds to the following variables which can be set in the environment or configured on the jam command-line using -sVARIABLE_NAME=value. If neither variable is set but can be found in the PATH, then the version of the tools installed where lives is used.

Variable Name Semantics Defaults Notes
INTEL_VERSION The version of the compiler to use. 80 If INTEL_PATH is set, this variable is ignored.
INTEL_PATH The path to the compiler installation. The default installation location for the version specified by INTEL_VERSION.
INTEL_CC The name of the C compiler. icc
INTEL_CXX The name of the C++ compiler/linker. icpc

Revised 01 Oct, 2004

Copyright © Dave Abrahams 2002-2003.

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