[M3devel] replace build system??

Elmar Stellnberger estellnb at elstel.org
Tue May 31 18:35:06 CEST 2016

Am 2016-05-31 um 09:32 schrieb Jay K:
> i.e. I'd really like to get out of the build system business.
> like to just use autotools or cmake?

A make-based build solution would have other advantages as well like 
f.i. parallel build by make --jobs=4. That way CM3 could build up to 
four times faster.

> But I suspect our system's qualities is difficult to replicate within the other frameworks.
> i.e. the incrementality
> The way every dynamic library is also available statically.

   Why not employ a simple hand written make-file that determines that 
by environment variables? i.e. what libraries to build statically.

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