Tag Archive for cmakepp

cmakepp: Expression Syntax

“CMake’s syntax is not sexy.” Is a statement that probably everyone can understand. It does not allow the developer rudimentary constructs which almost all other languages have. But because CMake’s language is astonishingly flexible I was able to create a lexer and parser and interpreter for a custom 100 % compatible syntax which (once “JIT…

cmakepp: Template Generation in CMake

Find it at http://github.com/toeb/cmakepp Download cmakepp standalone file here As with all my work I appreciate all feedback given and am particularly happy about virtual internet points 🙂 To the Post: While working on the documentation of cmakepp I grew wary of always doubling the documentation – one in the source code and a mirror…

Heterogeneous Package Search and Retrieval in CMake

Finding and Retrieving third party sources, tools and binaries is currently a hot subject for C++. There are quite a few solutions (biicode, cpm, hunter, …) Also there is github, bitbucket, source balls etc. Further there are many package managers for many different platforms which also can contain packages (apt-get, chocolatey, nuget, npm, pip, ….).…