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AUTOTOOLS. A Practitioner’s Guide to. GNU Autoconf, Automake, and Libtool by John Calcote. San Francisco. Autotools_book Page iii. Autotools Autotools is the first book to offer programmers a tutorial-based guide to the GNU build system. Author John Calcote begins with an overview of. The spot was taken not by me but instead by John Calcote, with his Autotools: A Practical Guide To GNU Autoconf, Automake, And Libtool.
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For example, you’ll autogools the FLAIM and Jupiter projects’ hand-coded, makefile-based build systems into a powerful Autotools-based build system. In fact, I worked hard to find a publisher who would publish this book. The GNU Autotools make it easy for developers to create software that is portable across many Unix-like operating systems.
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It taught me that and much much more. That sort-of covers the basics of autotools.
Hacking Autoconf Macros Item 6: It is well structured by going from easy just using autoconf to complex libtool and gradually building on the topics that it explained earlier. The spot was taken not by me but instead by John Calcote, with his Autotools: He concludes the book with detailed solutions to the most frequent problems encountered by first-time Autotools users.
Jupiter, a simple “Hello, world! He then tackles more advanced details, like using the M4 macro processor with Autoconf, extending the framework provided by Automake, and building Java and C sources.
Book Review: Autotools by John Calcote
See our FAQ or contact customer service: Without it, I’m not sure if I would have succeeded, especially since the autotools knowledge on the web feels quite scattered. Chronicle Volume 1 Inbunden. Although the Autotools are used by thousands of open source software packages, they have a notoriously steep learning curve.
I am only sorry I didn’t bought clcote reference a long time ago.
Autotools: A Practioner’s Guide to GNU Autoconf, Automake, and Libtool
Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Notify me of new comments via email. He concludes the book with detailed solutions to the most frequent problems encountered by first-time Autotools users. I have even read more then pages of it, and find it a good entrance to the gnu autotools thematics. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List.
Using the ac-archive Project Item 9: Chapter take an open-source project FLAIM, a database that originated at WordPerfect and changed the build system from normal make to autotools. I was able to do a non-trivial project from scratch after reading part of this book.
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I opened the makefile and was stunned to find that it was a confusing machine generated mess. There are some add-ons it doesn’t cover, but this book got me up the steepest part of the learning curve. It quickly became clear what I needed to do. He’s been writing and developing portable networking and system-level software for nearly 20 years and is active in developing, debugging, and analyzing diverse calcotf source software packages.
I’m a Software Developer that until recently wrote mostly Windows programs. No Starch Press; 1 edition July 23, Language: Watch Those Tab Characters! He teaches by example and explains the concepts very well from the ground up. Autotools Autotools is the first book to offer programmers a tutorial-based guide to the GNU build system.
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To help me along the way I ordered this book. This book is easy to read and follow for me, so I have a feeling that I understand the purpose of constructs and design decisions in many autotools autootools and gnome related projects.
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