[Olsr-dev] processing for submitting patches

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Sat Feb 4 11:02:05 CET 2012

Because it works well and is a lot easier to maintain than direct
gnu-make files.

On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 22:52, Hans-Christoph Steiner
<(spam-protected)> wrote:
> Just curios, why cmake?  I haven't really used it mostly because the
> cross-platform builds I've worked on.  I want Windows and Mac OS X users
> to have to install as little as possible to make a build.  GNU make,
> autoconf, and automake come built into Mac OS X and are easily
> installable with MinGW or Cygwin.
> I think that olsrd could probably be built using only GNU make on all
> platforms.  For example, I wrote this Makefile for Pure Data libraries
> which works for GNU/Linux, GNU, GNU/kFreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android,
> MinGW, and Cygwin:
> http://pure-data.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/pure-data/trunk/externals/template/Makefile?revision=HEAD&view=markup
I don't think I will change back from CMake anymore, but thank you for
the suggestion.

If you want to have a look at the make system, you will find the
working repository for the "Olsr framework" here:

The src/common and src/config part is nearly ready for a "release
candidate", but the framework part is still being actively developed.

Henning Rogge

"Wo kämen wir hin, wenn alle sagten, wo kämem wir hin, und niemand
ginge, um einmal zu schauen, wohin man käme, wenn man ginge." (Kurt

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