[fdo-internals] FDO RFC 18 - Migrate to Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

Greg Boone greg.boone at autodesk.com
Wed Apr 30 21:14:59 EDT 2008

Yes. I emailed Helio today and asked him to forward the relevant details to fdo-internals and when solidified, create an RFC outlining the proposal.


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From: fdo-internals-bounces at lists.osgeo.org [mailto:fdo-internals-bounces at lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Mateusz Loskot
Sent: Wednesday, April 30, 2008 9:11 PM
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Subject: Re: [fdo-internals] FDO RFC 18 - Migrate to Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

Traian Stanev wrote:
> As far as cmake is concerned (sorry to not reply inline, but this is
> tangentially off-topic), I think Helio has the FDO build working fine
> using cmake, and on Linux it also builds against installed libraries
> rather than the ones under /Thirdparty.


This is a great news.
Perhaps, if we agree to use cmake in future, we could use this
work as a basis.

> Last I heard, he said the FDO
> build is working "perfectly" under cmake, and he was in the process
> of getting MapGuide to build using cmake as well. He also mentioned
> both the x86 and x64 configurations are compiling fine, apart from
> runtime issues in the x64 configuration of MapGuide.

Sounds great. Yes, I'm sure cmake could do the job very well for us.

Mateusz Loskot
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