CMake support for DragonFly BSD

Alexander Neundorf alex.neundorf at
Fri Jul 13 10:36:25 PDT 2007

On Friday 13 July 2007 13:22, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 13, 2007 at 12:53:49PM -0400, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> > > The prefix is fully user-settable and the patch ensures
> > > that cmake works with dependencies installed via pkgsrc.
> >
> > Can you please explain, I know basically nothing about pkgsrc.
> What I mean is: when I build cmake to install to /some/arbitrary/path
> via pkgsrc, I expect it to look for normal libraries in the same

So would it help if cmake also checks the bin/, lib/ and include/ directories 
of its own install location ?
This would be easy to add.

> location. I would also prefer to keep the list of hard-coded directories
> down, but that conflicts with the idea of "work-out-of-the-box on
> insane platforms". For X11, pkgsrc knows where to look or which one to
> pick up. That can make a difference when you have both native headers
> and modular Xorg installed (think SunOS and other older Unix versions).

There are still the environment variables which can be set up. What do you 
think about this ?


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