UPcmd Alternatives

    UPcmd is described as 'A modern build, configuration management, ci/cd tool for automation'. There are more than 25 alternatives to UPcmd for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is CMake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like UPcmd are GNU Make (Free, Open Source), Ninja Build (Free, Open Source), SCons (Free, Open Source) and Maven (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 9, 2020

    1. 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.
      • 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. 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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    3. 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.
    4. RKD: Task executor - balance between Makefile and Gradle. Written in Python. Powerful tool for every DevOps. Automates production tasks as well as local development tasks.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      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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      • 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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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • BSD
      • Haiku
      EBuild is a software project build, dependency management and reporting technology. The aim is to be able to tackle any build problem in a structured, declarative and elegant way. It is extensible via a plugin interface.
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    5. Automatically generate Makefile.in files compliant with the GNU Coding Standards.
      • 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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