[Development] Future of QBS

Konstantin Tokarev annulen at yandex.ru
Tue Oct 17 12:03:48 CEST 2017

17.10.2017, 12:49, "Konstantin Tokarev" <annulen at yandex.ru>:
> 17.10.2017, 05:06, "Kevin Kofler" <kevin.kofler at chello.at>:
>>>   * Its language has native support for properties, with syntax that really
>>>   looks like properties in another languages
>>  That is what the GET_*_PROPERTY and SET_*_PROPERTIES CMake commands are for.
>>  The verbose syntax allows you to see immediately what type of object you are
>>  getting or setting properties of.
> Try doing some non-trivial operations on properties, e.g. appending value if it is not
> present in the list already, or remove some value from the list, and code quickly
> becomes unhealthy

Not to mention that you have to create temporary local variable every time you simply want
to use property.


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