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# Copyright David Abrahams 2006. Distributed under the Boost
# Software License, Version 1.0. (See accompanying
# file LICENSE_1_0.txt or copy at

# Specify the path to the Boost project.  If you move this project,
# adjust the path to refer to the Boost root directory.
use-project boost 
  : ../../../.. ;

# Set up the project-wide requirements that everything uses the
# boost_python library defined in the project whose global ID is
# /boost/python.
project boost-python-quickstart
  : requirements <library>/boost/python//boost_python 

# Make the definition of the python-extension rule available
import python ;

# Declare a Python extension called hello.
python-extension extending : extending.cpp ;

# Declare an executable called embedding that embeds Python
exe embedding : embedding.cpp /python//python ;

import testing ;

# Declare a test of the extension module
testing.make-test run-pyd : extending : : test_ext ;

# Declare a test of the embedding application embedding 
  :              # any ordinary arguments
  :    # any arguments that should be treated as relative paths
  :              # requirements
  : test_embed ; # name of test

# Create a "test" target that runs all the tests
alias test : test_ext test_embed ;

# make sure the tests don't run by default
explicit test_ext test_embed test ;