[Proj] [osgeo4w-dev] Using cmake of osgeo projects?
gdt at ir.bbn.com
Thu Jul 25 19:01:37 EST 2013
Charles Karney <charles.karney at sri.com> writes:
> On 06/29/2013 09:05 PM, Mateusz Loskot wrote:
>> I don't know what's typical, regarding developer's reaction on CMake adoption
>> proposal, but as a big fan of CMake, I wouldn't paint it in pink colours only.
>> Thus, I understand, for example, Frank's experience may be very different.
>> Finally, if a software has a build system that is usable and works on
>> all supported
>> platforms, I also understand a team may go for lean approach: don't change it.
> I basically agree. However, let's not forget those users who need, for
> one reason or another, to compile these packages themselves.
I find it odd to talk about how one can't compiile packages oneself when
they use autoconf.
Is this really about accomodating windows without using cygwin? I have
found that autoconf/automake/libtool is really quite workable.
Does cmake support
building in an objdir, with a read-only srcdir
the equivalent of 'make dist' and 'make distcheck'
building on a system not previously known to the build system, as
long as feature tests are doable
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