A detailed description of the GNU make tool and its features is beyond the scope of this book. For more information, see the resources listed below.
make(1) — The manual page for the
make utility provides information on its usage. To display the manual page for the version included in Red Hat Developer Toolset, type:
scl enable devtoolset-6 'man make'
The full make manual, which includes detailed information about Makefile syntax, is also available in the Texinfo format. To display the info manual for the version included in Red Hat Developer Toolset, type:
scl enable devtoolset-6 'info make'
— The official GNU make
manual provides an in-depth description of the GNU make
utility, Makefile syntax, and their usage.
Chapter 4, binutils
explains how to use the binutils
, a collection of binary tools to inspect and manipulate object files and binaries.
Chapter 5, elfutils
explains how to use elfutils
, a collection of binary tools to inspect and manipulate ELF
Chapter 6, dwz
explains how to use dwz
to optimize DWARF debugging information contained in ELF
shared libraries and ELF
executables for size.