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SCons Alternatives & Competitors

(15)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to SCons? Tons of people want Other Continuous Delivery Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. CMake, GNU Make, sbt, and FinalBuilder are the most popular alternatives and competitors to SCons.

Top Alternatives to SCons

  • CMake
  • GNU Make
  • sbt
  • FinalBuilder
  • GNU Automake

Top 19 Alternatives & Competitors to SCons

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  1. CMake

    (14)4.4 out of 5

    CMake is a family of tools designed to build, test and package software. CMake is used to control the software compilation process using simple platform and compiler independent configuration files. CMake generates native makefiles and workspaces that can be used in the compiler environment of your choice.

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  2. CMake is a family of tools designed to build, test and package software. CMake is used to control the software compilation process using simple platform and compiler independent configuration files. CMake generates native makefiles and workspaces that can be used in the compiler environment of your choice.

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    UM
    CMake is easy to begin with compared to GNU autotool chains, just follow the official instructions. You could find library and add the include and linking directories with just one line. CMake can...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SCons, CMake is:

    Better at support
    More expensive
    #2
    #2
  3. GNU Make

    (19)4.4 out of 5

    Make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files.

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  4. Make is a tool which controls the generation of executables and other non-source files of a program from the program's source files.

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    VM
    The more generic Makefiles, the better. They can be easily reused and once one has a panoply of files for various circumstances, it is only a matter of copying them to the corresponding...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SCons, GNU Make is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
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    #3
    #3
  5. sbt

    (12)3.6 out of 5

    Use Scala to define your tasks. Then run them in parallel from the shell.

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  6. Use Scala to define your tasks. Then run them in parallel from the shell.

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    UC
    If you are building something in Scala, it mostly makes sense to use sbt because it works out of the box with Scala and is configured using Scala. I don't know of any other build too that does that.

    Reviewers say compared to SCons, sbt is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
    #4
  7. FinalBuilder

    (13)4.6 out of 5

    Automating your Build process is simple with FinalBuilder. With FinalBuilder you don't need to edit xml, or write scripts. Visually define and debug your build scripts, then schedule them with windows scheduler, or integrate them with Continua CI, Jenkins or any other CI Server.

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  8. Automating your Build process is simple with FinalBuilder. With FinalBuilder you don't need to edit xml, or write scripts. Visually define and debug your build scripts, then schedule them with windows scheduler, or integrate them with Continua CI, Jenkins or any other CI Server.

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    IC
    I am the actions finalbuilder provide to do easy programming stuff.

    Reviewers say compared to SCons, FinalBuilder is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #5
    #5
  9. GNU Automake

    (11)4.2 out of 5

    GNU is an operating system that is free software-that is, it respects users' freedom. The development of GNU made it possible to use a computer without software that would trample your freedom.

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  10. GNU is an operating system that is free software-that is, it respects users' freedom. The development of GNU made it possible to use a computer without software that would trample your freedom.

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    UE
    I like the tool as its easy to automate the compilation process.

    Reviewers say compared to SCons, GNU Automake is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #6
    #6
  11. Leiningen

    (3)4.8 out of 5

    Leiningen is the easiest way to use Clojure. With a focus on project automation and declarative configuration, it gets out of your way and lets you focus on your code.

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  12. Leiningen is the easiest way to use Clojure. With a focus on project automation and declarative configuration, it gets out of your way and lets you focus on your code.

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    UC
    easy package and dependency management. Repl and everything I need to use to work wth Clojure.
    #7
    #7
  13. Apache Buildr

    (4)4.4 out of 5

    Apache Buildr is a build system for Java-based applications, including support for Scala, Groovy and a growing number of JVM languages and tools.

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  14. Apache Buildr is a build system for Java-based applications, including support for Scala, Groovy and a growing number of JVM languages and tools.

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    JW
    All of the features are great for example. You can build large projects out of smaller sub-projects and it supports drop-in replacement for Maven 2.0.
    #8
    #8
  15. FlowTracer

    (1)4.0 out of 5

    FlowTracer is versatile and powerful infrastructure software (with built-in job scheduling) for design flow development, management, and parallel execution. Any engineer, programmer, or IT professional who is used to implementing and managing flows with scripts or GNU Make will find FlowTracer a superior solution. Through its visualization and troubleshooting capabilities, complex design flows can be easily understood, maintained, and expanded.

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  16. FlowTracer is versatile and powerful infrastructure software (with built-in job scheduling) for design flow development, management, and parallel execution. Any engineer, programmer, or IT professional who is used to implementing and managing flows with scripts or GNU Make will find FlowTracer a superior solution. Through its visualization and troubleshooting capabilities, complex design flows can be easily understood, maintained, and expanded.

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    US
    It had better visibility in EDA tools and to compute resource utilization as compared to leading commercial tools. Its more scalable for EDA and SoC applications compared to general purpose...Read more
    #9
    #9
  17. Boost.Build

    (1)3.5 out of 5

    Boost.Build takes care about compiling your sources with right options, creating static and shared libraries, making executables, and other chores - whether you're using gcc, msvc, or a dozen more supported C++ compilers - on Windows, OSX, Linux and commercial UNIX systems.

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  18. Boost.Build takes care about compiling your sources with right options, creating static and shared libraries, making executables, and other chores - whether you're using gcc, msvc, or a dozen more supported C++ compilers - on Windows, OSX, Linux and commercial UNIX systems.

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    EA
    Its dependency is a C compiler, so it's easy to set up. You can even include all of Boost.Build in your project.
    #10
    #10
  19. MPW Make

    (1)3.5 out of 5

    Macintosh Programmer's Workshop (MPW) is a product designed specifically for professional Macintosh software developers. It brings together a comprehensive collection of development tools designed to support C, C++, and assembly-language programmers who are writing software for Mac OS 7.x/8.x/9.x.

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  20. Macintosh Programmer's Workshop (MPW) is a product designed specifically for professional Macintosh software developers. It brings together a comprehensive collection of development tools designed to support C, C++, and assembly-language programmers who are writing software for Mac OS 7.x/8.x/9.x.

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    AH
    t is an integrated multiwindow text editor and command executer which supports numerous built-in commands and a powerful scripting language that allows you to customize the environment to suit your...Read more
    #11
    #11
  21. A-A-P

    (1)2.0 out of 5

    A-A-P makes it easy to locate, download, build and install software. It also supports browsing source code, developing programs, managing different versions and distribution of software and documentation. This means that A-A-P is useful both for users and for developers.

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  22. A-A-P makes it easy to locate, download, build and install software. It also supports browsing source code, developing programs, managing different versions and distribution of software and documentation. This means that A-A-P is useful both for users and for developers.

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    SS
    I liked that it tought me skill to build software for my new jobs.
    #12
    #12
  23. Distcc

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    distcc is a program to distribute builds of C, C++, Objective C or Objective C++ code across several machines on a network. distcc should always generate the same results as a local build, is simple to install and use, and is usually much faster than a local compile.

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  24. distcc is a program to distribute builds of C, C++, Objective C or Objective C++ code across several machines on a network. distcc should always generate the same results as a local build, is simple to install and use, and is usually much faster than a local compile.

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    Matthew R.
    MR
    Reduces compile times substantially, and mixes well with ccache
    #13
    #13
  25. Cabal

    (1)4.0 out of 5

    Cabal is a system for building and packaging Haskell libraries and programs. It defines a common interface for package authors and distributors to easily build their applications in a portable way. Cabal is part of a larger infrastructure for distributing, organizing, and cataloging Haskell libraries and programs.

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  26. Cabal is a system for building and packaging Haskell libraries and programs. It defines a common interface for package authors and distributors to easily build their applications in a portable way. Cabal is part of a larger infrastructure for distributing, organizing, and cataloging Haskell libraries and programs.

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    UH
    Multiple features, great for packaging and distributing in a portable way. It is a very helpful tool that helps to build and organize the Haskell libraries.
    #14
    #14
  27. SBuild

    SBuild is a fast and reliable build system most suitable for projects targeting the JVM. SBuild itself and the buildfiles are written in Scala. But typical build system maintenance tasks require almost no special Scala knowledge.

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  28. SBuild is a fast and reliable build system most suitable for projects targeting the JVM. SBuild itself and the buildfiles are written in Scala. But typical build system maintenance tasks require almost no special Scala knowledge.

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    #15
    #15
  29. TinyBuilder

    In the future, look to Tiny Management to provide devices to small business to solve everyday IT problems. However, developing bare metal software for multiple platforms became cumbersome for such a small organization. Finding existing tools inadequate, we decided to build our own and called it TinyBuilder.

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  30. In the future, look to Tiny Management to provide devices to small business to solve everyday IT problems. However, developing bare metal software for multiple platforms became cumbersome for such a small organization. Finding existing tools inadequate, we decided to build our own and called it TinyBuilder.

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    #16
    #16
  31. Invantive Scheduler

    Invantive Scheduler allows you to accelerate your business processes without increasing costs. Invantive Scheduler makes more of your available resources by automating processes as recurring background jobs. Real-time, event-driven, whenever your business needs it.

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  32. Invantive Scheduler allows you to accelerate your business processes without increasing costs. Invantive Scheduler makes more of your available resources by automating processes as recurring background jobs. Real-time, event-driven, whenever your business needs it.

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    #17
    #17
  33. Micro Focus Enterprise Server

    Micro Focus Enterprise Server provides an application deployment environment for rehosting IBM mainframe applications that have traditionally run on IBM z/OS environments.

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  34. Micro Focus Enterprise Server provides an application deployment environment for rehosting IBM mainframe applications that have traditionally run on IBM z/OS environments.

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    #18
    #18
  35. Micro Focus Enterprise Server for .NET

    Micro Focus Enterprise Server for .NET enables a fit-for-purpose IBM mainframe application workload to be deployed to the Windows .NET framework.

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  36. Micro Focus Enterprise Server for .NET enables a fit-for-purpose IBM mainframe application workload to be deployed to the Windows .NET framework.

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    #19
    #19
  37. Google Cloud Tekton

    Tekton is a powerful yet flexible Kubernetes-native open-source framework for creating continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) systems. It lets you build, test, and deploy across multiple cloud providers or on-premises systems by abstracting away the underlying implementation details.

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  38. Tekton is a powerful yet flexible Kubernetes-native open-source framework for creating continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) systems. It lets you build, test, and deploy across multiple cloud providers or on-premises systems by abstracting away the underlying implementation details.

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