CMake support for DragonFly BSD

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Fri Jul 13 07:42:31 PDT 2007

On Fri, Jul 13, 2007 at 10:21:57AM -0400, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> On Friday 13 July 2007 10:11, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> > On Fri, Jul 13, 2007 at 09:58:05AM -0400, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> > > the build system CMake (, which is used by several
> > > free software projects, e.g. KDE4, doesn't officially support DragonFly
> > > BSD, but we'd like to change this. AFAIK DragonFly is quite similar to
> > > FreeBSD.
> >
> > Why do you want to change anything? It worked fine so far. A number of
> > packages in pkgsrc use it and work fine AFAICT.
> Do you have a DragonFly.cmake in Modules/Platform/ ?
> CMake doesn't have one. If you have one, could you please post it or send a 
> link to the cmake sources used by DragonFly ?
> If there is no DragonFly.cmake, cmake should complain that your system is not 
> supported.

We are just using a copy of the FreeBSD file. I take it your a cmake
developer? Can you make it easier to override a number of hard-coded
default locations? See the pkgsrc patch for what I mean.


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