[Development] Switch the main "Qt Build System"

Ville Voutilainen ville.voutilainen at gmail.com
Tue Jun 9 09:38:39 CEST 2020

On Tue, 9 Jun 2020 at 10:35, Ville Voutilainen
<ville.voutilainen at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 9 Jun 2020 at 10:29, Shawn Rutledge <shawn.rutledge at qt.io> wrote:
> >
> > FWIW the configuration mechanism seems a bit less friendly so far with all those -DSHOUTED options like -DFEATURE_developer_build=ON instead of configure -developer-build.  But there is cmake-gui, which generates checkboxes for all the options after you have run cmake the first time.  They are even searchable.  Is that a recommended way to discover the configure options?  (Too bad you have to run cmake twice then.)
> >
> > There will be no use for running the old configure script anymore then, right?
> Last I looked, the configure script can configure a cmake build; it
> doesn't support all the options for cmake
> that it supports for qmake, but configure -developer-build certainly
> worked the last time I checked.

I mean configure -cmake -developer-build, of course :P

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