Posted Mar 4, 2013 0:26 UTC (Mon) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
In reply to: MSVC by tialaramex
Parent article: Michaelsen: One
Yes, I meant "the most popular development platform for C/C++".
> The remaining argument, which seems to be that C++ projects should choose their build system based on how convenient it is to use with a third party proprietary toolchain doesn't really stand up very well. Why should they make themselves hostages to fortune in this way?
Because this toolchain is used on freaking 95% of PCs? Because IDE in this toolchain is actually BETTER than any other C++ IDE?