[cmake-developers] find_package error wording
neundorf at kde.org
Fri Feb 17 13:54:18 EST 2012
On Friday 17 February 2012, Brad King wrote:
> On 2/17/2012 1:28 PM, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> >> We can adjust it slightly to avoid the policy warning when FooConfig
> >> is found and Foo_DIR is set:
> >> - search for FindFoo.cmake, use if found
> >> - if not found, check new policy setting
> >> - if not set, enter config mode and emit both the policy warning
> >> and the current error if not found
> >> - if set to OLD, enter config mode and use current error if not found
> >> - if set to NEW, present error about no FindFoo in module path
> > Just to make sure I understand:
> > behave as described intially, but don't warn if the config file has been
> > found via Foo_DIR.
> > Right ?
> > Ok with me.
> Yes. That will avoid unnecessary policy warnings when things work.
> Please push a proposed implementation to the stage for review.
> The documentation of the policy will have a lot of history to
> explain this.
Should I do this by continuing in the FindPackage_ImprovedErrorMessages
branch or create a new branch, branched away from
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