Subject: Re: [boost] [CMake] Status of cmake support.
From: Stefan Seefeld (stefan_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-02-21 00:38:14
On 20.02.2018 19:26, Louis Dionne via Boost wrote:
> if library authors don't
> want to spend time adding CMake support themselves, it should be possible
> to just copy the files in  for their library. Paul, you can correct me
> if anything here is incorrect.
> : https://github.com/boost-cmake/bcm
> : https://github.com/boost-cmake/boost
At the risk of repeating myself: you present too simplistic a picture.
It sounds as if library authors either are willing to do the transition
themselves, or are happy to accept someone else writing some files that
they can then "just copy". The OP however asked about "support", which
is far more than adding some CMake files to their respective repos. It
includes helping users who run into (build) issues compiling their
library. And I still don't see where that support is going to come from.
-- ...ich hab' noch einen Koffer in Berlin...