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Introduction to JAM

The JAM package is a software build tool that makes building simple things simple and building complicated things manageable. It has been freely available as C source for many years from the Perforce Public Depot and is widely used to build commercial and academic software.

Package Information

Installation of JAM

Install JAM by running the following command:


This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

install -v -m755 bin.linuxx86/jam /usr/bin &&
install -v -m755 bin.linuxx86/mkjambase /usr/bin &&
install -v -m755 bin.linuxx86/libjam.a /usr/lib


Installed Programs: jam, mkjambase

Installed Library: libjam

Short Descriptions

jam -- Main program mkjambase -- JAM program

libjam.a -- JAM library functions


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