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Build tool intended as a substitute for 'make.'

'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.



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Janet Casey

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18 August 2004

Leaders and contributors

Steven Knight Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=30337
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=30337&atid=398971
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/SCons

Software prerequisites

Required to usePython 1.5.2 or later


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