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Re: Does the source tree need to be clean for an out-of-source cmake build?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 09:45:52 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 7 Sep 2017, Ray Satiro via curl-library wrote:

> My question is, is this expected? I thought if I did an out-of-source build
> tree that it would not use build files from the source tree.

I think as a general rule, mixing in-tree and out-of-tree builds will cause
problems and I don't think it is worth it trying to make that work. configure
will even detect it and refuse to run until the in-tree build is cleaned.

Received on 2017-09-07