[cfe-dev] Building clang outside of LLVM (with CMake)

Óscar Fuentes ofv at wanadoo.es
Wed Feb 2 06:58:21 PST 2011

arrowdodger <6yearold at gmail.com> writes:

> On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 4:43 PM, Garrison Venn <gvenn.cfe.dev at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Don't you also need tblgen given that it is used to generate code/classes
>> for clang?
>> If correct the problem here being that tblgen is a non-library found under
>> utils vs lib.
> Well, if someone already installed llvm it's very likely to have tblgen too.

The feature is working here(*), so you can stop speculation about what's
needed and what's not.

I'm interested on *why* people want the feature, not on *how* to
implement it.

BTW, building libclang and only libclang with its dependencies should
Just Work (TM). If it doesn't, then the dependencies needs some

 * Testing support may be a serious hurdle, depending on how lit works.

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