Apple needs to use native Xcode and VS projects to work with existing
build systems. So generating an Xcode or VS project is not useful.
On Nov 12, 2007, at 12:20 PM, Jean-Charles VERDIE (Pleyo) wrote:
I might be wrong but I think it's useful to be able to generate,
from the same sources and using a CMake facility, an Xcode project
(to work under XCode on Mac), a VS project, a CMakeFile for linux-
based solutions, ....
— Timothy Hatcher
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