CMake Proposal

simo idra at
Wed Feb 24 16:46:13 MST 2010

On Thu, 2010-02-25 at 10:33 +1100, tridge at wrote:
> I think whatever build system we choose we will have to extend it. We
> do things in building Samba that nobody else does. The
> SUBSYSTEM/MODULE/LIBRARY/BINARY abstraction, and the various scripting
> interfaces are unique to Samba. We have to extend the build tool to
> support those. 

To be honest I would trade being "special" with being "more standard"
every day, and I hoped that working on the build system would help us do
just that.

But I guess we want to be "special" at all cost after all ... sigh!


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at>

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