How does KDevelop know where my build directory is?

Matthew Woehlke mw_triad at
Wed Oct 8 21:12:53 BST 2014

On 2014-10-08 16:04, Aleix Pol wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 6, 2014 at 6:48 PM, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
>> I noticed recently that, instead of its old behavior of wanting to
>> create a subdirectory 'build' in my source directory, KDevelop is
>> somehow suddenly able to find my correct build directory. And it's
>> driving me nuts wondering just how the heck it does that?
> We have code [1] that replaces src by build and checks if that works. If it
> does we just use this one.

Cool; thanks. (Heh... better for "kdesrc-build defaults"... I think my
own system may be in part originated from the same place :-D.)


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