responses from the cmake developers

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Fri Jun 17 19:07:01 BST 2005

Alexander Neundorf wrote:
>On Friday 17 June 2005 14:05, Stephan Kulow wrote:
>> Am Freitag 17 Juni 2005 00:54 schrieb Thiago Macieira:
>> > or
>> > 2) the linker implements locking, so that it can't be launched more
>> > than once, simultaneously
>> Which would be nonsense as a) you need to add it to e.g. meinproc too
>> and b) you want two lds if you have a SMP machine
>> But it can't be added to the build tool as the build tool for cmake is
>> make, cmake itself doesn't distribute compile jobs. And the fact that
>> scons does all out of one tool is the reason it's top runner as Alex
>> wanted to know.
>Ok, so our actual problem is make and not
> automake/autoconf/libtool/m4/.. ;-)

Right. We're proposing replacing automake, autoconf, libtool and make 

>Does scons feature configure checks ?

I didn't use it for that in hte only project I did with Scons. However, 
it's a pure Python script, so you can do whatever you want.

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