taglib's build system

rengels ralf.engels at nokia.com
Fri Jul 3 11:35:16 CEST 2009

Actually automake wasn't working for me and got me confused a lot.
Although I am a traditionalist this cmake thing worked like a charm once I 
noticed that you need to run ccmake to set some of the switches.

automake can go in my opinion.


On Thursday 02 July 2009 23:28:44 ext Jeff Mitchell wrote:
> David Faure wrote:
> > (please CC me, I'm not subscribed)
> >
> > Can we get rid of the automake-based build system in kdesupport/taglib?
> > **/Makefile.am, admin subdir, Makefile.cvs, *.in, configure.in.*,
> > I think it can all be removed since this has been ported to cmake
> > (and is compiled using cmake by default). Please confirm (or do the
> > cleanup ;)
> David,
> As far as I know, taglib still supports both build systems so that
> projects that use taglib (of which there are a great many outside KDE)
> have a buildsystem/buildsystem template that they can use.  Is there a
> particular reason you want them removed, other than for cleanup?
> Thanks,
> Jeff

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