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Subject: Re: [boost] [cmake] Pull request announcement
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-09-16 17:57:04

On Sun, 16 Sep 2018 at 19:42, Cem Bassoy via Boost
<boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Am So., 16. Sep. 2018 um 18:08 Uhr schrieb Mateusz Loskot via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]>:
> > On Sun, 16 Sep 2018, 14:21 Cem Bassoy via Boost, <boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >
> > However, we should stop arguing CMake vs Build.Boost immediately, unless we
> > have too much time to kill.
> > Instead, we should work out how (not if!) to make room for both camps,
> > Boost.Build and CMake, to co-exist officially and in peace within Boost.
> Yes. That is what I meant. Provide technical solutions and *based on the
> technical solutions* there could be an extra list of pros and cons added
> and/or script comparison. Every maintainer can then make up their mind what
> the transition means and whether they 'really' need it.

Sure, and such comparison could be compiled along adding CMake support to Boost.

> Could that be done? Where should the wiki or sth similar go?

IMO, is the right place to host it.
Before migration to GitHub, CMake for Boost notes were hosted at

Best regards,

Mateusz Loskot,

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