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-make - GNU make utility to maintain groups of programs
+make - GNU make utility to maintain groups of programs
__make__ [[ __-f__ ''makefile'' ] [[ option ] ...
@@ -24,18 +24,18 @@
This man page is an extract of the documentation of ''GNU
make .'' It is updated only occasionally, because the GNU
project does not use nroff. For complete, current
documentation, refer to the Info file __make.info__ which
-is made from the
+is made from the source file
The purpose of the ''make'' utility is to determine
automatically which pieces of a large program need to be
recompiled, and issue the commands to recompile them. The
manual describes the GNU implementation of ''make'',
-which was written by
and Roland McGrath.
+which was written by and Roland McGrath.
Our examples show C programs, since they are most common,
but you can use ''make'' with any programming language
whose compiler can be run with a shell command. In fact,
''make'' is not limited to programs. You can use it to
@@ -297,8 +297,9 @@
-This manual page contributed by Dennis Morse of
. It has been reworked by Roland
+This manual page contributed by Dennis Morse of .
+ It has been reworked by Roland