Alternatives to Maven for all platforms with any license

  • GNU Make

    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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  • Gradle

    Gradle is build automation evolved. Gradle can automate the building, testing, publishing, deployment and more of software packages or other types of projects such as...

    • If you are considering Maven, you probably have a project with needs better fulfilled by Gradle. Other kinds of projects may be better served by other tools depending on the circumstances, but Gradle is in all likelihood the right choice as an alternative to Maven. Guest • Jul 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It has fantastic support (in IDEs and elsewhere) that is on par with Maven's. Guest • Feb 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • SCons

    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...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Buck

    Buck is a build system developed and used by Facebook. It encourages the creation of small, reusable modules consisting of code and resources, and supports a variety of...

    Free Open Source Mac Linux GitHub

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  • Ant

    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. Most actions are...

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  • Rake

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • Cake

    Cake (C# Make) is a cross-platform build automation system with a C# DSL for tasks such as compiling code, copying files and folders, running unit tests, compressing...

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