GNU Make for Windows

GNU Make is a tool which is primarily used to build programs from source code. It is capable of automatically running many complex commands which are needed to compile programs.

If you haven't heard of it before I recommend you read the GNU Make Manual.

Download & Notes

Download from the following URL:

If, when using make, you receive the error messasge 'CreateProcess( "" .. blah, blah) failed' then you should add the following to the top of your Makefile:


Note: I offer no support for this program. You might prefer a more recent version of Make available from the unix-utils collection project.

Useful Links

If you're looking for more Unix tools for Microsoft Windows please see the following local links: