Re: [Gimp-developer] What about switching from Gtk+ to Qt

After my first post Alexandre ask to post a patch. From now I will have 2 weeks of vacation. So I will try to make it happen. As project kde did I will use am2cmake ruby script for automatic translation and the fix things by hand.
If someone else is interested let me know.

Il giorno 07/ago/2012 17:12, "Nils Philippsen" <nils tiptoe de> ha scritto:
On Mon, 2012-08-06 at 13:42 -0400, Kevin Cozens wrote:
> On 12-08-06 04:56 AM, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > Now my page ( ) gives many
> > valid reasons why CMake is superior and GNU Autotools
> > is inferior, and as a result concludes it is valid to nickname Autotools "Autohell"
> > as a derogatory name, just based on their own deficiencies.
> Some good information on that web page, Shlomi. One comment about the page.
> It has a heading of "Disadvantages of GNU Autotools" but the points below
> start by mentioning an advantage of CMake instead of a disadvantage of the
> Autotools.
> One advantage of CMake you didn't list is how it can do builds to a
> sub-directory of the source tree. I found this helpful when building a
> standard version of Blender and an experimental version with some added
> options without having to copy the entire source tree to a separate
> directory to do the two builds.

You can do that with autofoo as well, by calling the configure script
from the sub-directory:

mkdir foo
pushd foo
../configure ...
make ...

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