'SCons' is a software construction tool (build tool substitute for Make). It features a modular build engine that can be embedded in other software. SCons configuration files are Python scripts that call the build engine API. It scans files to detect dependencies automatically, maintains a global view of all dependencies in a build tree, supports parallel builds, and uses MD5 signatures (optionally timestamps) to detect changed file contents reliably.
DocumentationUser FAQ available in HTML format from http://scons.sourceforge.net/faq/current.html; User FAQ available in text format from http://scons.sourceforge.net/faq/current.txt; User manpage available in HTML, text, PostScript formats from http://www.scons.org/doc.html; User guide available in HTML, text, PostScript formats from http://www.scons.org/doc.html; Developer's guide available in HTML format from http://www.scons.org/guidelines.html
released on 24 August 2004
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|X11||Janet Casey||18 August 2004|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview|
|Required to use||Python 1.5.2 or later|
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