[Qt-creator] Shadow-Build

Konstantin Tokarev annulen at yandex.ru
Fri Nov 16 12:47:58 CET 2012

16.11.2012, 03:07, "André Pönitz" <andre.poenitz at mathematik.tu-chemnitz.de>:
> 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.

It should affect all ProjectManager plugins, not only Qt4ProjectManager, shouldn't it?
So we need additional API (right now plugins don't share any knowledge about
what 'shadow build' is).


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