[Techtalk] Make replacement

Maluvia terakuma at imbris.net
Fri Feb 10 03:29:28 EST 2006

>Does anybody know of a good *general-purpose* "make" replacement?
>There seem to be heaps of make replacements around, but they also seem
>to be language-specific, only working for C, C++, Java, or some other
>programming language.  For example, Ant is Java-oriented.

Hi Kathryn,

I've been checking into make replacements myself - for different reasons.
Not sure if these have all the features you're looking for, but the most promising one sounds like Scons:


You might also check out:

Cmake: http://www.cmake.org/  and,

Jam: http://freetype.sourceforge.net/jam/

Good Luck!

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