CORBA, OmniORB and kdevelop

Matt Rogers mattr at
Thu Jul 20 12:33:51 UTC 2006

On Thursday 20 July 2006 04:22, Gaël de Chalendar wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm working on a project using CORBA (OminiORB) and thus I have to compile
> idl files and next the generated client and server skeletons. I cannot find
> how to cleanly do that from within kdevelop (3.2.2 under kde 3.4.2). I just
> found autotools-idl ( but that
> necessitate to patch automake and I'd like to avoid that, The other
> solution is to manually compile the idl files and to handle dependencies of
> .cc and .hh files only, but it is very error prone...
> Does someone have a better solution ?
> Thanx
> Gaël

You should check out how the GNOME devs handle this. AFAIK, they use idl files 
still. You'll probably end up having to hack your build system by hand.

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