Build system for KDE4

Guillaume Laurent glaurent at
Mon Jun 13 09:34:37 BST 2005

Martijn Klingens wrote:
> That discussion focussed mainly on Scons vs cmake though, not on QMake.

If I recall correctly, qmake was also mentionned, and discarded pretty 

> For those who have little experience with Scons and QMake, could you
> explain the major differences between those two and the advantages of
> either platform (if any)?

This has already been covered in this very thread, so I won't rehash the 
  various arguments. The bottom line is that qmake is not a viable 
choice for KDE, because it's way too hard to extend.


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