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|Name=GNU make
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|Name=GNU Make
 
|Short description=Generates executables and other non-source programs
 
|Short description=Generates executables and other non-source programs
|Full description=Make examines a set of related files, determines which of them are out of date, and runs just the commands necessary to bring them back up to date. Make is typically used to compile and link programs, but it can be useful in many other situations as well. Make reads a file called a 'makefile' to learn how the files in your program are put together. It may also contain rules to install the product, clear up the workspace, generate distribution packages, or other tasks. When you write a program, you should also create a makefile for it so that it is possible to use Make to build and install it.
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|Full description='''Make''' is a program that is used to control the production of executables or other files from their source files. The process is controlled from a Makefile, in which the developer specifies how each file is generated from its source. It has powerful dependency resolution and the ability to determine when files have to be regenerated after their sources change. GNU make offers many powerful extensions over the standard utility.
 
 
GNU Make includes support for [[Guile]] as an embedded extension language.
 
 
|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/make/
 
|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/make/
|User level=none
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|User level=intermediate
 
|Component programs=Guile
 
|Component programs=Guile
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/make.git
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/make.git
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
|Documentation note=User printed manual available from https://order.fsf.org/#manuals; User online manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/make.html
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|Documentation note=Info manual and man page included. A copy of the Manual is available at: https://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/
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N.B. GNU make can be compiled with [[GNU Guile]] integration. See the "Guile Function" section in the GNU Make manual for details.
 
|Related projects=Ant,Automake,Bras,CMake,FireMake,Jam,Maketool,Phing,SCons,ccbuild,gmsl,smake,Pre_Make,iplog,Apache_CouchDB,cons,Makepp,Autoconf
 
|Related projects=Ant,Automake,Bras,CMake,FireMake,Jam,Maketool,Phing,SCons,ccbuild,gmsl,smake,Pre_Make,iplog,Apache_CouchDB,cons,Makepp,Autoconf
 
|Keywords=compiler,development,programming,executables
 
|Keywords=compiler,development,programming,executables
|Version identifier=4.1
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|Version identifier=4.2.1
|Version date=2014/10/05
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|Version date=2016/06/10
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/make/make-4.1.tar.gz
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|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/make/make-4.2.1.tar.gz
 
|Last review by=Genium
 
|Last review by=Genium
|Last review date=2014/10/24
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|Last review date=2017/01/31
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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{{Project license
 
{{Project license
|License=GPLv2orlater
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|License=GPLv3orlater
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
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|License verified by=Genium
|License verified date=2010-07-29
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|License verified date=2017/01/31
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|License note=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/make.git/tree/COPYING
 
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{{Person
 
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{{Resource
 
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/make/
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=User & Developer
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|Resource kind=Bug Tracking
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=make
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource URL=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/make.git
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking,Developer
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Subscribe
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|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-make
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Support
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|Resource kind=Mailing List Subscribe
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|Resource URL=https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/help-make
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking,Developer
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-make@gnu.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:bug-make@gnu.org
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|Resource audience=Guix
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|Resource kind=Homepage
|Resource URL=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/make.git
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|Resource URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/packages/m.html
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|Resource audience=Debian
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|Resource URL=https://packages.debian.org/jessie/make
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|Resource URL=https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-devel/make
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|Resource audience=NetBSD
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|Resource URL=http://pkgsrc.se/devel/gmake
 
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GNU Make

https://www.gnu.org/software/make/
Generates executables and other non-source programs

Make is a program that is used to control the production of executables or other files from their source files. The process is controlled from a Makefile, in which the developer specifies how each file is generated from its source. It has powerful dependency resolution and the ability to determine when files have to be regenerated after their sources change. GNU make offers many powerful extensions over the standard utility.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 12 June 2018.



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