[lldb-dev] Why do we support both configure and cmake generation?

Duncan P. N. Exon Smith dexonsmith at apple.com
Fri Jan 23 10:57:54 PST 2015

> On 2015-Jan-23, at 10:46, Vince Harron <vharron at google.com> wrote:
> We're having a problem right now where the buildbot (which uses configure) is working but we're unable to build locally with cmake.  We're investigating the cmake problem now.  
> The question is, if we have CMake files (which can generate ninja or make among others) Why do we still have configure/make?

See PR15732 for LLVM's reasons [1].  LLDB may have an independent set of
concerns, though.

[1]: http://llvm.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=15732

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