[webkit-dev] CMake as a build system?

Darin Fisher darin at chromium.org
Fri Apr 23 22:03:04 PDT 2010

On Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 1:44 AM, Patrick Roland Gansterer <paroga at paroga.com
> wrote:

> On Fri, 23 Apr 2010 00:54:02 -0700, Darin Fisher <darin at chromium.org>
> wrote:
> > Indeed.  It also allows features like Ctrl+F7 (compile only the current
> > source file) to work.  A number of other common IDE features are lost if
> > you
> > use a makefile based vcproj.  GYP nicely preserves all of those great
> > features, which to me is one of the main selling points as an end-user.
> Did you tried my CMake example for the JSC executable? You can find it at
> https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=37945.
> I think that it show the CMake VisualStudio integration very good: You can
> even "compile" one of the generator script (e.g. for the hashtables) and
> all files with dependencies will rebuild too.
> Maybe you can tell me what is missing in the generated vsproj, so I can
> look at it and improve the CMakeLists.txt?
> - Patrick

Sorry, no I have not had the chance to test your patch.  Since I'm not setup
to run cmake, could you perhaps post the generated vcproj file?

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