[Qt-creator] Fwd: can't parse cmake project

Gena Bug archaerolog at mail.ru
Tue Mar 31 15:42:22 CEST 2020

On 3/31/20 3:37 PM, Tobias Hunger wrote:
> Hi there!
> Qt Creator is correct in that there are no targets defined anywhere in
> the reply CMake generated. You seem to expect that: So is that indeed
> something you intended to do? What is the use-case you have here?
> Creator treats this case as an error since I could not imagine that
> any CMake project would do this, but I learn something new about CMake
> every day, so I might have been wrong with that assumption.
Yep, that is indeed what I want. The use-case is next: framework with 
several related but indepented projects share some common 
libraries/tools. There is no primary target thus none is build by 
default, a user must explicitly define which one to build.

> Best Regards,
> Tobias
> On Tue, Mar 31, 2020 at 1:12 PM Gena Bug <archaerolog at mail.ru> wrote:
>> Hi, Tobias,
>> QtC prints "Invalid codemodel file generated by CMake: No targets.".
>> Indeed, by default there is no targets defined, however I expect to see
>> a list of variables on the Project pane. Running QtC cmake-command
>> manually and then cmake-gui at this folder gives me the list.
> .

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