[CMake] CodeBlocks generator issues

Félix C. Morency felix.morency at gmail.com
Mon Mar 3 11:20:40 EST 2008


You seem to be right. Changing the build target to the name of my project
did the trick. I can now run and debug the program successfully.

Thank you,
Félix C. Morency

On 3/2/08, Philip Lowman <philip at yhbt.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 2, 2008 at 7:06 PM, Félix C. Morency <felix.morency at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I just discovered that CMake SVN (future 2.6.0) currently supports
> > CodeBlocks project generation. I gave it a try and the result seems
> > promising. I've been able to successfully compile my project under
> > CodeBlocks 8.02.
> >
> > However, running the program (which is a command line program) from
> > CodeBlocks with the "Run" command doesn't work. The error is: "You can't run
> > a commands-only target...". Another issue is the debugging tool which
> > doesn't start with this error: "The selected target is only running pre/post
> > build step commands. Can't debug such a target...".
> >
> > I guess those issues come from CMake since all those features work with
> > what I call a "pure CodeBlocks project". Are those issues already known and
> > if yes, are you planning on fixing them with the release of the 2.6.0version ?
> >
> Félix,
> I don't know anything about CodeBlocks but I do know with the Visual
> Studio generator the default project is ALL_BUILD which you can't debug.  In
> order to Debug with Visual Studio you have to right click on the desired
> target and choose Debug (or change your default project).  Maybe there's a
> similar issue with CodeBlocks?
> Be sure to file a bug on this issue in the CMake bug database if you're
> still having problems.
> http://www.cmake.org/Bug/main_page.php
> --
> Philip Lowman
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