cargo-vs 0.1.0

autogenerate visual studio solutions / projects
cargo-vs-0.1.0 is not a library.

cargo-vs • autogenerate visual studio solutions / projects

GitHub %23![forbid(unsafe_code)] rust: stable License Build Status

cd my-rust-project
cargo install cargo-vs
cargo vs2017
"%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Microsoft Visual Studio\2017\Community\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe" vs\vs2017.sln

vs/.gitignore since many/most projects don't want .vsode boilerplate checked in IME (although I always provide mine) vs/vs2017.sln vs/vs2017/*.vcsproj - Makefile style projects which will invoke cargo +stable-%ARCH%-pc-windows-msvc build --target %ARCH%-pc-windows-msvc --package [package] [--bin|--example] [target] [--release]

When MSVC configures a build environment, rustc will pick up the %PATH% provided link.exe. On the plus side, this means it should work for new VS versions rustc doesn't recognize. On the minus side, this means that and your target use the same linker, and must match architectures. This could be "fixed" by clearing a bunch of environment variables, but...

  • Easier to retrofit support for legacy Visual Studio versions
  • Presumably easier to integrate into your existing C++/C# msuild mess
  • I can't figure out how to launch the graphics debugger with .vs/*
  • Proper build matricies

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