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Visual C++ 2010, BJAM, Boost library compile

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I inherited a project and to compile it I needed some additional libraries.
I downloaded the boost libraries from www.boost.org and now need to compile the boost library to create the file

libboost_system-vc100-mt-s-1_46_1.lib  (which my project says is missing when I try to build it)

the closest I get is using the BJAM compiler using the line

BJAM --with-system

this produces the libraries
  libboost_system-vc100-mt-gd.lib
  libboost_system-vc100-mt-gd-1_46_1.lib
  libboost_system-vc100-mt.lib
  libboost_system-vc100-mt-1_46_1.lib

I have tried a variety of angles on the bjam but have not found the magic answer yet
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Solution found... the options

BJAM --with-system --link=static --runtime-link=static

creates the lib version I needed.

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