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by ansel
Sat Aug 08 2015 4:38 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Installing for the case sensitive HFS+ on OS X
Replies: 1
Views: 5731

Re: Installing for the case sensitive HFS+ on OS X

Thank you very much for your contribution! We have applied your change and it will be in the next release of CopperSpice.
by ansel
Fri Jul 31 2015 8:23 am
Forum: Developers
Topic: why autotools?
Replies: 5
Views: 13150

Re: why autotools?

Hello, It's probably better to open a new topic on this but I've done some work on CMake support in my personal fork[1] of the copperspice repo at GitHub in case you are interested. It is work-in-progress but most components build with the exceptions being CsMultimedia, CsDeclarative and CsWebKit (...
by ansel
Wed Jun 17 2015 8:26 pm
Forum: Enhancements
Topic: Qt version reason
Replies: 3
Views: 8244

Re: Qt version reason

That is true that we did not backport the Qt5 platform abstraction layer. Our intent is to make CopperSpice portable by using C++11 features rather than hand write platform specific code. We feel that this is a better solution in the long term.
by ansel
Fri Jun 12 2015 5:55 am
Forum: Enhancements
Topic: pkg-config and cmake support
Replies: 3
Views: 11065

Re: pkg-config and cmake support

Hello to both of you and welcome to CopperSpice! Yes, pkg-config support is high on our priority list. We are well aware of how important it is for library users. Automake was chosen for a number of reasons, including platform support, cross-compilation support, integration with various package mana...
by ansel
Fri Jun 12 2015 5:42 am
Forum: Developers
Topic: why autotools?
Replies: 5
Views: 13150

Re: why autotools?

Thank you for your input and your question. We have received a number of requests to investigate the possibility of supporting CMake and we are in the process of doing so for the straightforward build scenarios. My experience of Autotools has been that it is the least bad option for complex cross-pl...