QtCreator + CMake: Several targets from the same code with #ifdef's



  • I am using the same sources to generate two binaries that are mostly the same except for some code in #ifdefs. I know this is a bad practice (common in the scientific/Fortran world), but sometimes is useful and simple for optimization.

    When I generate my project in CMake, QtCreator recognises each of the targets and I can select which executable I want to compile/run/debug without problems. However, the syntax evaluator does not take this into account and I don't see the #ifdef'd parts of the code change from inactive to active when I do so, and code completion does not work properly in those regions.

    I believe with previous versions of QtCreator (I am using 4.1) this would work, but I am not too sure. Is this supported at all? If so, which is the way to make it work?


Log in to reply
 

Looks like your connection to Qt Forum was lost, please wait while we try to reconnect.