CMake 2.4 Released

CMake Release 2.4 available in May 2006. This release as the following new features:

  • Visual Studio 2005 win64 support
  • Improved install support
  • Improved FIND_PROGRAM, FIND_LIBRARY, FIND_PATH, FIND_FILE
  • Improved support for finding/using OSX Frameworks
  • Multiple output support for custom commands
  • Color output in make with vt100 terminals CMAKE_COLOR_MAKFILE
  • Better variables for MSVC MSVC80
  • Library path order is preserved
  • Fix for text file busy in xcodebuild runs
  • Better bundle support on OSX
  • ctest -S scripts can run in new process with new environment
  • OSX universal binary support
  • Watcom support
  • MinGW and MSYS support
  • Visual studio 2005 manifest support
  • Better handling of RPATH, no longer put rpath in install tree
  • Fix OUTPUT_NAME
  • ctest captures output from vcexpress
  • cmake –help-module can give help for cmake modules
  • Lots of bug fixes

Questions or comments are always welcome!