[Development] Notes on "Qt Build Systems" @ QtCon 2016

Christian Kandeler Christian.Kandeler at qt.io
Fri Sep 16 03:07:56 CEST 2016

Stephen Kelly wrote:

> My previous guess about Qbs being able to generate unknown files in a 
> particular location and then determine them by an 'ls' equivalent, moc 
> them and compile everything is not something Qbs would be able to do.

I'm having trouble parsing this, but if you mean that your previous guess was wrong, then I can tell you it was not; that's exactly what we do for "blackbox tools".

> I'm still interested in a Qbs solution to the code/repo I posted before. 
> A full and preferably working Qbs solution, instead of a snippet, would 
> be good for comparison.

That's more than I'm willing to invest during my vacation, but I might come back to you later there.


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