What is the purpose of switching to cmake? Can the transition
be done without adding another dependency to building for
I guess my concern is that even if cmake is an improvement
over make that the impact can still be negative on the
For me the interesting platforms for chicken are:
Linux (several generations in current use).
Android (admittedly this is in my dreams :))
When you are done can I expect that my builds for these
platforms will be as easy as they are today?
I missed the discussion of this on the chicken lists so my
appologies if this has been hashed to death but in my opinion
open source projects are very vunerable to pertubations and I
really want to see chicken thriving, not just surviving. A
change like this alienating even a single strong developer can
hurt. Hopefully the developers are already on board with your
vision in this.