Commit 3ff9d188 authored by Rob Latham's avatar Rob Latham
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document the system-boost fragile workaround

parent dc319eed
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buildable: False
```
The sdskeyval package (for now) requires Boost, but we're working on removing
that dependency. In the mean time, please don't put a trailing slash on your
"boost@system" directive or it will break our fragile workaround.
I have found several other large dependencies that are handled just fine by the
operating system. My `${HOME}/.spack/linux/packages.yaml` file looks like
this:
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