[FFmpeg-trac] #9881(build system:closed): [feature] Support CMake build system.

FFmpeg trac at avcodec.org
Thu Sep 8 17:56:05 EEST 2022

#9881: [feature] Support CMake build system.
             Reporter:  Haowei Hsu   |                    Owner:  (none)
                 Type:  enhancement  |                   Status:  closed
             Priority:  normal       |                Component:  build
                                     |  system
              Version:  git-master   |               Resolution:  wontfix
             Keywords:  cmake        |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |
Comment (by Haowei Hsu):

 Replying to [comment:4 Balling]:
 > Cmake is extra dependency. Why does linux kernel not do it? Same here.
 > It does not matter anyway, ffmpeg really requires a big framework to
 comfortably check everything out and compile all together.

 What does it matter with '''"linux kernel"'''? What do you mean '''"big

 I was thinking that since lots of C/C++ libraries use CMake as their build
 system, it is better for FFmpeg to do so, as well. Besides, using CMake to
 build projects is more convienient and easy-to-use in Windows.
Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/9881#comment:5>
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