Do you see the quote after the 0 and before the directory / below - on the error msg about the strings file?
I am not sure what is causing that. I am trying to piece this together.
I am definitely going to be buying a book. thanks - robo-loki
set(BOOST_ROOT “C:/local/boost_1_73_0” )
set(Boost_INCLUDE_DIR =“C:/local/boost_1_73_0” )
set(Boost_LIBRARY_DIR = “C:/local/boost_1_73_0/lib64-msvc-14.1”)
FIND_PACKAGE(Boost 1.73.0 COMPONENTS date_time file_system)
CMake Error at C:/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio/2019/Community/Common7/IDE/CommonExtensions/Microsoft/CMake/CMake/share/cmake-3.20/Modules/FindBoost.cmake:1793 (file):
file STRINGS file
cannot be read.