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BuildAMation is described as 'build system and project generator for C and C++ desktop applications, with an extensible architecture. It is written in C#, and works on Windows, Linux and Apple OSX. Build modes supported are a multithreaded native command line build, VisualStudio solution' and is an app. There are five alternatives to BuildAMation for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xcode and Eclipse. The best alternative is CMake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like BuildAMation are Premake, Meson, waf and Reggae build system.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

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    CMake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku
    37 alternatives to CMake 

    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. CMake generates native makefiles and workspaces that can be used in the compiler...

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    Premake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to Premake 

    Powerfully simple build configuration

    Describe your software project just once, using Premake's simple and easy to read syntax, and build it everywhere. Generate project files for Visual Studio, GNU Make, Xcode, Code::Blocks, and more across Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Use.

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    1.  PortablePremake can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.


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    Meson

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    17 alternatives to Meson 

    The main design point of Meson is that every moment a developer spends writing or debugging build definitions is a second wasted. So is every second spent waiting for the build system to actually start compiling code.

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    waf

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Xcode
    • Eclipse
    • Microsoft Visual Studio
    28 alternatives to waf 

    Waf is a Python-based framework for configuring, compiling and installing applications.

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    1.  Portablewaf can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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      Reggae build system

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      33 alternatives to Reggae build system 

      Reggae is a (meta) build system with multiple front (D, Python, Ruby, Javascript, Lua) and backends (make, ninja, tup, custom). This is alpha software, only tested on Linux and likely to have breaking changes made.

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