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cmake-gui - CMake GUI.
cmake-gui [options] <path-to-source>
cmake-gui [options] <path-to-existing-build>
The "cmake-gui" executable is the CMake GUI. Project configuration settings may be specified interactively. Brief instructions are pro-
vided at the bottom of the window when the program is running.
CMake is a cross-platform build system generator. Projects specify their build process with platform-independent CMake listfiles included
in each directory of a source tree with the name CMakeLists.txt. Users build a project by using CMake to generate a build system for a
native tool on their platform.
Print the CMake copyright and exit.
If a file is specified, the copyright is written into it.
--help Print usage information and exit.
Usage describes the basic command line interface and its options.
Print full help and exit.
Full help displays most of the documentation provided by the UNIX man page. It is provided for use on non-UNIX platforms, but is
also convenient if the man page is not installed. If a file is specified, the help is written into it.
Print full help in HTML format.
This option is used by CMake authors to help produce web pages. If a file is specified, the help is written into it.
Print full help as a UNIX man page and exit.
This option is used by the cmake build to generate the UNIX man page. If a file is specified, the help is written into it.
Show program name/version banner and exit.
If a file is specified, the version is written into it.
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