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From Steve Huston <shus...@riverace.com>
Subject RE: Proposal: get rid of automake build system.
Date Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:13:58 GMT
+1

I can help with cmake issues as well. I'm not aware of any problems, but the most likely spot
is Linux packaging.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alan Conway [mailto:aconway@redhat.com]
> Sent: Friday, March 08, 2013 9:57 AM
> To: Qpid Dev
> Subject: Proposal: get rid of automake build system.
> 
> Having 2 build systems is a waste of time and a source of confusion. We
> introduced the cmake build with the intent that it would replace the
> automake system, I think the time has come to say farewell to automake.
> The cmake system is ready: it covers the same ground as automake and
> more (esp. windows), and it is actively and successfully used by many
> developers.
> 
> I propose that once we have branched for the 0.22 release, we delete the
> automake build system. That will give us plenty of time to find and fix any
> issues with the cmake system before the next release. I'm not aware of any
> major deficiencies in the cmake system, minor discrepancies will be quickly
> found and fixed once everyone has switched. I volunteer to help resolve
> issues that come up.
> 
> Are there any strong opinions out there for or against? Anyone know of
> specific issues that need to be addressed in cmake?
> 
> Cheers,
> Alan.
> 
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