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From: Boris Gubenko (Boris.Gubenko_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-05-18 20:01:49

Boris Gubenko wrote:

> I'll try to find out if Cmake was ported to VMS ...

Unfortunately, the answer is no. If Cmake was available, it would have
been either on VMS freeware CD or on the "Unix on VMS" kit cleverly
called GNV.

For the freeware CD, abstracts of packages, and the packages themselves
are available on:

GNV and other Open source tools are available at:


----- Original Message -----
From: "Boris Gubenko" <Boris.Gubenko_at_[hidden]>
To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
Cc: "Boris Gubenko" <Boris.Gubenko_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2007 3:16 AM
Subject: Re: [boost] Boost building with CMake

> Johan Nilsson wrote:
>> While I'm at that point (cross-platform) - does anyone know if CMake is
>> available for OpenVMS? I'm well aware that Boost.Build isn't compatible
>> with OpenVMS currently, but I also believe that porting the current
>> system would not be impossible as most of the Jam stuff is VMS-capable.
> I don't know if Cmake is available VMS. From
> it looks like the only problem with Cmake on VMS is that it does not
> generate MMS rules (as you, probably, know, MMS is VMS native make, it
> is close to Posix make. Since VMS has gmake (on the Freeware CD)
> and Cmake can generate rules for gmake, I'm not sure what's the point
> in adding support for MMS to Cmake.
> Anyway, I'll try to find out if Cmake was ported to VMS and will get back
> to you.
> Thanks,
> Boris

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