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Portable build infrastructure

Buildtool is a set of integrated utilities which make programs more portable and easier to build on any kind of *nix-like system. It simplifies the build process of a program from user's point of view, by automatically configuring the source code with specific details of the host system; it also makes developer's work easier because all Makefile complexity is hidden and behavior is homogenized.



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Janet Casey

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24 January 2003

Leaders and contributors

Julio Merino Maintainer
Doug Henry Contributor
Juan J. Martnez Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archive

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisiteTeXinfo (to build the info documentation)


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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