Commit 5c60a27c authored by Carles Cufi's avatar Carles Cufi
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Add note about side-by-side building of 32-bit and 64-bit versions

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......@@ -63,6 +63,10 @@ Build 64-bit Boost with Visual Studio 2015:
> b2 toolset=msvc-14.0 address-model=64 link=static --with-thread --with-system --with-regex --with-date_time --with-chrono
#### Side-by-side 32 and 64-bit versions
If you want to be able to have both the 32 and 64-bit versions of Boost available, add `--stagedir=./stage/x86` when building the 32-bit version and `--stagedir=./stage/x64` when building the 64-bit one, and they will be placed in `stage/x86` and `stage/x64` respectively. Later on you when building repositories that depend on this one, you will be able to point CMake the correct version of the libraries by using `-DBOOST_LIBRARYDIR:STRING="c:\boost\boost_1_61_0\stage\x<XX>\lib`.
### Ubuntu Linux
Install the required packages to build Boost:
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