Why the KDE project switched to CMake -- and how (continued)
Posted Jun 22, 2006 10:41 UTC (Thu) by aleXXX
In reply to: Why the KDE project switched to CMake -- and how (continued)
Parent article: Why the KDE project switched to CMake -- and how (continued)
> Plus, of course, package vendors will kill you unless the generated
> makefiles support at least prefix= or DESTDIR=
DESTDIR is supported.
> Replacing Autoconf at least strikes me as a seriously retrograde step
> unless you don't care about portability: and I *know* that isn't true
> for KDE.
Today KDE 4 builds with cmake on more platforms than KDE 3 with autotools
ever did, with full configure checking on all platforms and all
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