A Better way to ask cmake for a C++ standard

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in c++, cmake, tools | One Comment
A Better way to ask cmake for a C++ standard

A while back I wrote a post about how to set the c++ standard with cmake. It revolved around setting the CXX_STANDARD and optionally CXX_STANDARD_REQUIRED properties. I have since found this technique does not work as nicely as I would like with Visual Studio.

Biicode

Posted by on Mar 29, 2015 in c++, cmake, tools | 3 Comments
Biicode

I have been meaning to try biicode for a while now. I have heard about it in blog posts, in podcasts, and I have been looking for a tool like that. I have finally taken the time to try it, and have published my very first block. Go check it out!

Setting the c++ standard using cmake

Posted by on Jan 19, 2015 in c++, cmake, tools | 3 Comments
Setting the c++ standard using cmake

Note: I have written an update to this post here. I’m currently trying to convert an existing code base from Makefiles to CMake. I’m doing this in order to showcase the advantages we can have by switching to CMake. Its an unofficial conversion, so I am not changing anything in the official repo. I plan […]