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Apps with 'Build automation' feature
CMake is a family of tools designed to build, test and package software. CMake is used to control the software compilation process using simple platform and compiler independent configuration files. Make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files. Ninja is a small build system with a focus on speed. It differs from other build systems in two major respects: it is designed to have its input files generated by a higher-level build system, and it is designed to run builds as fast as possible. SCons is an Open Source software construction tool—that is, a next-generation build tool. Think of SCons as an improved, cross-platform substitute for the classic Make utility with integrated functionality similar to autoconf/automake and compiler caches such as ccache. Apache Maven is a Java-based tool for build automation and project management (in software development). It is centered around a Project Object Model (POM) described in a XML file that describes the project structure and its dependencies to other components and libraries. Powerfully simple build configuration GNU Autoconf is a tool for producing configure scripts for building, installing and packaging software on computer systems where a Bourne shell is available. Embedthis MakeMe is a modern replacement for make and autoconf. It manages the building of programs and products by direct compilation and the generation of IDE projects and Makefiles. CatLight shows build status notifications in your tray on Windows, OS X and Linux. It can get build status from Jenkins, AppVeyor, Travis CI, TFS and VSTS. For Team Foundation Server, Catlight supports new vNext Team Builds, as well as XAML builds. Rake is a software task management and build automation tool. It allows you to specify tasks and describe dependencies as well as to group tasks in a namespace. BuildNotify is cctray/ccmenu equivalent for Linux. It resides in your system tray and notifies you of the build status for different projects on your continuous integration servers. Distelli makes it fast and easy for developers to build, test deploy code to any server with the push of a button.