Section: Free Pascal Makefile constructor (1)
Updated: 11 Jan 2005
fpcmake - The Free Pascal makefile constructor program.
fpcmake [-Ttarget] [-pwhrqvV] [filename [filename [filename]]]
and converts it to a
suitable for reading by GNU
to compile your projects. It is similar in functionality to GNU
for making X projects.
accepts filenames of makefile description files as it's command-line
arguments. For each of these files it will create a
in the same directory where the file is located, overwriting any
existing file with the same name.
If no options are given, it just attempts to read the file
in the current directory and tries to construct a Makefile from it.
any previously existing
will be erased. See
for a description of the format of the
fpcmake has a small number of options to control it's behaviour:
Emit a short help text describing the use of
If this option is given, a package description file is generated as well as
to be more quiet, i.e. emit less messages.
If this option is given,
will recursively scan subdirectories for
files and generate makefiles for them.
Specifies the targets for which
should generate makefiles. This can be a comma-separated list of target
systems, or the special identifier
which indicates that a makefile should be generated for all supported
This option instructs
to be more verbose.
version and exit.
This is the standard option and tells
to generate a makefile.