[Qt-creator] Shadow-Build

André Pönitz andre.poenitz at mathematik.tu-chemnitz.de
Fri Nov 16 00:07:46 CET 2012

On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 12:46:09PM +0100, Tobias Hunger wrote:
> On 12.11.2012 08:29, Michael Klank wrote:
> > Is there a way to disable “Shadow-Build” by default? If this is not
> > possible, is it doable via plugin? I already have plugin which takes
> > care of a loaded/changed project. If I can control the Shadow-Build
> > option from there, it would be nice. Can anyone point me in the right
> > direction?
> Hi Michael!
> Just change the build directory to point to your source directory.
> Do you think we should introduce a UI for this again? I really would 
> like to discourage in-source building as much as possible as it does 
> cause all kind of really hard to pinpoint issues when switching between 
> configurations.

I think a global option "Offer shadow builds by default" ("on" by
default) would do the trick.


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