"Fossies" - the Fresh Open Source Software Archive

Member "cmake-3.7.1-win32-x86/share/cmake-3.7/Help/prop_tgt/C_STANDARD.rst" (30 Nov 2016, 1385 Bytes) of archive /windows/misc/cmake-3.7.1-win32-x86.zip:

As a special service "Fossies" has tried to format the requested source page into HTML format (assuming markdown format). Alternatively you can here view or download the uninterpreted source code file. A member file download can also be achieved by clicking within a package contents listing on the according byte size field.


The C standard whose features are requested to build this target.

This property specifies the C standard whose features are requested to build this target. For some compilers, this results in adding a flag such as -std=gnu11 to the compile line. For compilers that have no notion of a standard level, such as MSVC, this has no effect.

Supported values are 90, 99 and 11.

If the value requested does not result in a compile flag being added for the compiler in use, a previous standard flag will be added instead. This means that using:

set_property(TARGET tgt PROPERTY C_STANDARD 11)

with a compiler which does not support -std=gnu11 or an equivalent flag will not result in an error or warning, but will instead add the -std=gnu99 or -std=gnu90 flag if supported. This "decay" behavior may be controlled with the :prop_tgt:C_STANDARD_REQUIRED target property. Additionally, the :prop_tgt:C_EXTENSIONS target property may be used to control whether compiler-specific extensions are enabled on a per-target basis.

See the cmake-compile-features(7) manual for information on compile features and a list of supported compilers.

This property is initialized by the value of the CMAKE_C_STANDARD variable if it is set when a target is created.