using a makefile to create an executable file

Marc Girod
Wed Apr 11 11:18:00 GMT 2012

Eliot Moss wrote:
> A quick look at the wikipedia page for cmake shows that cmake is
> a tool that generates a Makefile suitable for the platform at
> hand. So, I think you need at least these steps:

I am quite sure it would be more beneficial to learn the syntax of makefiles
and to write simple ones by hand...
This is not hard, and might be helpful. Miracles (especially the ones you
don't understand) are dangerous.

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