llvm-pkg-config: Generate Pkg-Config configuration file for LLVM

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Building the llvm-base package is fragile due to its configuration process. It would be much simpler, if LLVM would support pkg-config since this is nicely integrated in Cabal. However, LLVM developers do not seem to care much about it: http://llvm.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=9405. If we are lucky we get pkg-config support in Debian Linux. Until this comes true, you can use this program. It calls llvm-config and writes its output to a PC file.


calls default llvm-config and writes the generated file to standard output.

sudo llvm-pkg-config --install

installs the PC file at a default location. This should be the standard task to perform.

llvm-pkg-config --llvm-config=/custom/path/to/llvm-config

if you have multiple versions of LLVM installed you may choose an llvm-config other than the default one.


Versions 0.0, 0.0,,, 0.0.1, 0.0.2
Change log None available
Dependencies base (>=4.2 && <5), Cabal (>=1.14 && <1.20), explicit-exception (>=0.1.7 && <0.2), process (>=1.0 && <1.2), transformers (>=0.2.2 && <0.4), utility-ht (>=0.0.8 && <0.1) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Henning Thielemann
Maintainer llvm@henning-thielemann.de
Category Code Generation
Source repo this: darcs get http://code.haskell.org/~thielema/llvm-pkg-config/ --tag 0.0
head: darcs get http://code.haskell.org/~thielema/llvm-pkg-config/
Uploaded by HenningThielemann at 2014-03-11T09:02:56Z


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