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Re: [std-proposals] Header Units Problem and Possible Fixes In HMake

From: Hassan Sajjad <hassan.sajjad069_at_[hidden]>
Date: Tue, 1 Aug 2023 10:50:11 +0500
I think SG15 mailing is the ideal place for this conversation. As review
from different backgrounds is needed including that from the
other build-systems devs.
I posted this on SG15 mailing 3 days ago. I received an email that my email
will be either posted on the mailing or I will be informed about the
decision. Neither was my email posted nor was I informed about the
decision. Then 2 days ago I requested the SG15 mailing owner about the
status of my email. I have not received a response yet. So, I posted it

On Tue, Aug 1, 2023 at 10:12 AM Thiago Macieira via Std-Proposals <
std-proposals_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> On Monday, 31 July 2023 20:51:28 PDT Hassan Sajjad via Std-Proposals wrote:
> > HMake however has a flaw and there is no easy solution for it. To fix
> this,
> > I will like to propose a new way to compile source files.
> >
> https://github.com/HassanSajjad-302/HMake/wiki/HMake-Flaw-And-Its-Possible-F
> > ixes
> >
> > I am very confident that the adoption of this will result in flawless
> > module and header-unit support in HMake which will translate to a very
> good
> > user experience while converting their code base to C++20 modules.
> >
> > Please share your thoughts, especially about solution 5 and the
> likelihood
> > of its implementation in the C++ compilers.
> None of the solutions have anything to do with the standard, only compiler
> implementations. That means this is not the right mailing list for your
> proposal.
> You should approach the gcc and LLVM communities directly with your
> proposal.
> Additionally, I recommend you consult with CMake and Meson developers to
> see
> if they have a similar problem and if your proposed solution works for
> them
> too, because if it does and you approach the compiler communities with a
> united request from the major buildsystems, they are far more likely to
> engage
> you in your request.
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> Thiago Macieira - thiago (AT) macieira.info - thiago (AT) kde.org
> Software Architect - Intel DCAI Cloud Engineering
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