[zeromq-dev] cmake support.

Holger Hoffstätte holger at wizards.de
Mon Nov 10 19:50:35 CET 2008

Martin Sustrik wrote:
> No problem in publishing this, however, it would be interesting to know 
> what problem are you exactly trying to solve.
> Originally we've opted for GNU autotools because of the broad range of 
> supported platforms (currently we are building 0MQ on Linux, Solaris, 
> FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X and QNX. Still, windows build is done 
> independently via MSVC 2008 Express IDE :(

cmake is not only much more reliable (as in reproducible) but also works
fine on Windows (which would be my +1). The only problem is inertia, but
given that nobody really understands any longer how autofoo works that
will solve itself in due time.

my 0.1€,


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