In this article I share some resources I found about how to setup CLion and ESP-IDF to develop Software for the ESP32.
In the past building applications for the ESP32 using ESP-IDF required the use of
make as build tool. Unfortunately my
favoured IDE CLion only does support CMake as build system (also there is a makefile plugin).
I recently learned that ESP-IDF will also allow the usage of CMake beginning from version 3.3 onward. It will even become the default build system by version 4.0.
Here are some resources I found and that I’m currently looking at: