MakeMe Alternatives

    MakeMe is described as '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' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to MakeMe for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Android. The best alternative is CMake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MakeMe are GNU Make (Free, Open Source), SCons (Free, Open Source), Autoconf (Free, Open Source) and Ant (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Haiku
      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.
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      Make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      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.
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    1. GNU Autoconf is a tool for producing configure scripts for building, installing and packaging software on computer systems where a Bourne shell is available.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      Apache Ant is an Open Source Java-based build tool (for software development). It uses XML files to describe, structure and control the build process.
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    2. Automatically generate Makefile.in files compliant with the GNU Coding Standards.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Linux
      Simple script to make Your coding more efficient by executing long commands using short aliases from local Yakefile.
    3. 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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    4. Bazel is an open-source build and test tool similar to Make, Maven, and Gradle. It uses a human-readable, high-level build language. Bazel supports projects in multiple languages and builds outputs for multiple platforms.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      xmake is a cross-platform build utility based on Lua. The project focuses on making development and building easier and provides many features (e.g package, install, plugin, macro, action, option, task ...
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