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SBT Alternatives

SBT is described as 'build tool for Scala. It is like Ant or Maven but with hieroglyphics' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to SBT for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD and Xcode. The best alternative is SCons, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like SBT are Maven, Gradle, Buck and Ant.

This page was last updated Jan 31, 2019
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

SBT is a build tool for Scala. It is like Ant or Maven but with hieroglyphics.

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  1. SCons

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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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  2. Maven

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.



  3. Gradle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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 generated static websites, generated documentation or indeed anything else.

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  4. Buck

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    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 languages on many platforms.

  5. Ant

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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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  6. Rake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    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.

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  7. Cake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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 files and building NuGet packages.

  8. qmake

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    qmake is a tool from The Qt Company that helps simplify the build process for development project across different platforms. qmake automates the generation of Makefiles so that only a few lines of information are needed to create each Makefile.

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  9. waf

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Xcode
    • Eclipse
    • Microsoft Visual Studio

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

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  10. NAnt

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    NAnt is a free .NET build tool. In theory it is kind of like make without make's wrinkles. In practice it's a lot like Ant.

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