[rust-dev] RFC: Future of the Build System

György Andrasek jurily at gmail.com
Fri Jan 10 12:39:47 PST 2014


On 01/10/2014 04:08 PM, Corey Richardson wrote:
> This RFC isn't about using a single build system for everything, it's
> the build system we use to build Rust itself.
>
> On Fri, Jan 10, 2014 at 10:06 AM, Diggory Hardy <lists at dhardy.name> wrote:
>> A further point in favour of CMake is that it would make multi-language
>> projects easier to manage, in particular transitioning a "C-family" project to
>> Rust.
>>
>> On Friday 10 January 2014 08:34:32 Lee Braiden wrote:
>
Both Rust and Servo are multi-language projects, and LLVM already uses 
CMake. Wouldn't it be a plus to bootstrap Rust with the Standard Rust 
Build System(tm)?

Also, CMake can use the Visual Studio toolchain on Windows.


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