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Registered: ‎10-15-2012
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Creating a new build configuration

I'd like to create a new build configuration in Momentics in that will compile my app differently (it will pass some additional C preprocessor macros to the compiler when my project is built).


Let's say I want to base it on Device-Release, but I want to call it Device-Release-Testing instead. I can see how to do this step through the IDE already: (Project -> Build Configurations -> Manage)


This will (I assume) build my project over the top of the arm/o-le.v7/ directory. What I want though, is to have the project built in a new location so that I can ensure my release binaries never get muddled up.

I'd like this configuration instead to be built under the arm-test/o-le.v7/ directory. I believe this should be possible because the 'Device-Profile' configuration does something similar, with builds ending up under arm-p


My question is, how does the build configuration in momentics (stored in the .cproject configuration file) specify this change? I can see the 'Device-Profile' configuraiton inside the .cproject directory - but there is no reference to an 'arm-p' directory, and there is nothing in my application's PRO file that gives any indication of a 'profile' configuration.


I grep'd my entire codebase and I just don't see how to do this - yet it must be possible. What am I missing here?