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|Full description='Automake' automatically generates make files compliant with the GNU coding standards. It was inspired by the 4.4 BSD make and include files, but aims to be portable and to conform to the GNU standards for Make file variables and targets. The input files are called Makefile.am; the output files are called Makefile.in. They are intended for use with autoconf. Automake requires certain things to be done in your configure.in. This package also includes the "aclocal' program, which generates an 'aclocal.m4' based on the contents of 'configure.in.' It is useful as an extensible, maintainable mechanism for augmenting autoconf.
 
|Full description='Automake' automatically generates make files compliant with the GNU coding standards. It was inspired by the 4.4 BSD make and include files, but aims to be portable and to conform to the GNU standards for Make file variables and targets. The input files are called Makefile.am; the output files are called Makefile.in. They are intended for use with autoconf. Automake requires certain things to be done in your configure.in. This package also includes the "aclocal' program, which generates an 'aclocal.m4' based on the contents of 'configure.in.' It is useful as an extensible, maintainable mechanism for augmenting autoconf.
 
|User level=intermediate
 
|User level=intermediate
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|Status=Live
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|Component programs=aclocal
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/automake/
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|VCS checkout command=cvs -d :pserver:anonymous@pserver.git.sv.gnu.org:/automake.git \ checkout -d automake HEAD
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|Computer languages=Perl
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|Documentation note=User manual available in HTML format from http://www.gnu.org/software/automake/manual/automake.html
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|Paid support=
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|IRC help=
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=Buildtool,CMake,FireMake,mfg,nixMake,pkg-config,rpsl,smake,make,Confix,libtool,Autoconf
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|Keywords=Perl,makefile,automake,autoconf,aclocal
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|Is GNU=y
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|Last review by=genium
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|Last review date=2013-05-19
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|Submitted date=2013-05-19
|Version identifier=1.10.1
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|Version identifier=1.13.2
|Version date=2008-01-21
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|Version date=2013-05-15
|Version status=mature
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|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/automake/
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/automake/automake-1.13.2.tar.gz
|License verified date=2008-01-28
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|License verified date=2009-12-11
 
|Version comment=
 
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Alexandre Duret-Lutz
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|Email=duret_g@lrde.epita.fr
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|Resource URL=
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Alexandre Oliva
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|Email=
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|Resource URL=
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Tom Tromey
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|Email=
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|Resource URL=
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{{Person
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|Role=Contributor
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|Real name=Gnits Group
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|Email=
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|Resource URL=
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource URL=http://git.sv.gnu.org/gitweb/?p=automake.git
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer,Support
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:automake@gnu.org
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:bug-automake@gnu.org
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|Interface=command-line
 
|Interface=command-line
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|Program-build-automation=make-related
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|Software-development=program-build-automation
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|Use=software-development
 
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{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
 
|License=GPLv2orlater
|License verified by=Deborah Nicholson
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|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
|License verified date=2008-01-28
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|License verified date=2009-12-11
 
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Revision as of 07:51, 19 May 2013

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Automake

https://www.gnu.org/software/automake/
'Automake' automatically generates make files compliant with the GNU coding standards. It was inspired by the 4.4 BSD make and include files, but aims to be portable and to conform to the GNU standards for Make file variables and targets. The input files are called Makefile.am; the output files are called Makefile.in. They are intended for use with autoconf. Automake requires certain things to be done in your configure.in. This package also includes the "aclocal' program, which generates an 'aclocal.m4' based on the contents of 'configure.in.' It is useful as an extensible, maintainable mechanism for augmenting autoconf.

Documentation

User manual available in HTML format from https://www.gnu.org/software/automake/manual/automake.html

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:automake

Download

Download version 1.14.1 (stable)
released on 24 December 2013

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterKelly Hopkins11 December 2009



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Alexandre Duret-Lutz Maintainer
Alexandre OlivaContributor
Tom TromeyContributor
Stefano LattariniMaintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.sv.gnu.org/gitweb/?p=automake.git
Developer,Support E-mail mailto:automake@gnu.org
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:bug-automake@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Perl 5
Required to use GNU autoconf
Required to build Perl 5

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 26 December 2013.



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