Boost Building steps for linux

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http://stackoverflow.com – This is for helping the users to build boost easily. The steps in boost building in linux 64 bit OS are- 1. Give permission to whole boost folder by using chmod command. chmod a+x -R _folder_name e.g chmod a+x -R boost_1_49_0 2. Run sh bootstrap.sh 3. Configure “project-config.jam”. using gcc : : : <compileflags>-fPIC ; 4. Give the following command for building thread and date_time library bjam toolset=gcc address-model=64 architecture=x86 variant=release link=static,shared --with-thread --with-date_time --layout=versioned --build-type=complete For buildin (HowTos)