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Task runner for targets described in Mkfile. Mostly used to control the compilation of an executable from source code. More information:

  • Call the first target specified in the Mkfile (usually named "all"):


  • Call a specific target:

mk {{target}}

  • Call a specific target, executing 4 jobs at a time in parallel:

NPROC=4 mk {{target}}

  • Force mking of a target, even if source files are unchanged:

mk -w{{target}} {{target}}

  • Assume all targets to be out of date. Thus, update target and all of its dependencies:

mk -a {{target}}

  • Keep going as far as possible on error:

mk -k