[cmake-developers] find_program() not using PATH on Windows?

Brad King brad.king at kitware.com
Mon Mar 20 09:40:14 EDT 2017

On 03/17/2017 05:38 PM, Robert Dailey wrote:
> find_program(GIT_EXECUTABLE git)

The steps it follows are documented here:


It does include PATH, so it is strange that it is not working.
Just to be sure the environment is as expected, add

  message(STATUS "PATH=$ENV{PATH}")

just before the find_program call.


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