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

Francois Pichet pichet2000 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 2 07:33:13 PST 2011

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 10:29 PM, Óscar Fuentes <ofv at wanadoo.es> wrote:
> Some time ago Doug mentioned that it would be useful to build clang
> outside of LLVM: basically LLVM acts as an external library which is
> used by clang.
> Just to be sure that I'm working on the right track, what's the
> motivation for this requirement?

For example, my long term primary motivation in joining the clang
project is to bring the static analyzer to work inside Visual Studio
via a plugin. For such plugin any codegen/llvm libraries are not
useful and not needed.

is that what you mean?

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