Difference between revisions of "Icmake"

From Free Software Directory
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with "{{Entry |Name=icmake |Short description=make utility using a C-like grammar |Full description=Icmake can be used as an alternative to make(1). Icmake allows the programmer...")
(No difference)

Revision as of 04:10, 21 December 2019

[edit]

icmake

https://fbb-git.gitlab.io/icmake/
make utility using a C-like grammar

Icmake can be used as an alternative to make(1).

Icmake allows the programmer to use a program language (closely resembling the well-known C-programming language) to define the actions involved in (complex) program maintenance. For this, icmake offers various special operators as well as a set of support functions that have proven to be useful in program maintenance.

Traditional make-utilities recompile sources once header files are modified. In the context of C++ program development this is often a bad idea, as adding a new member to a class does not normally require you to recompile the class's sources. To handle class dependencies in a more sensible way, icmake's CLASSES file may define dependencies among classes. By default, class-dependencies are not interpreted.


To create the program from its sources, either descend into the icmake directory, or unpack a created archive, cd into its top-level directory and follow the instructions provided in the INSTALL file found there.

Alternatively, binary ready-to-install versions of icmake are available in verious Linux distributions, in particular Debian. See, e.g., https://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=icmake&searchon=names&suite=all&section=all

Gitlab's web-pages for icmake are here: https://fbb-git.gitlab.io/icmake





Licensing

Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

Software prerequisites



Entry



Property "Submitted by" (as page type) with input value "{{{Submitted by}}}" contains invalid characters or is incomplete and therefore can cause unexpected results during a query or annotation process.
"{{{Submitted date}}}" contains an extrinsic dash or other characters that are invalid for a date interpretation.










Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.