mk (software)

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mk
Original author(s) Andrew G. Hume[1]
Operating system Version 9 Unix, Plan 9 from Bell Labs, and Inferno
Type Build automation tool
License MIT License / Lucent Public License

mk is the build tool replacing make in Version 9 Unix,[1] Plan 9 from Bell Labs, and Inferno. It improves upon its predecessor by introducing a completely new syntax that is both easier to read and more powerful. It has been ported back to Unix as part of Plan 9 from User Space.

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Mk is licensed under the MIT License and the Lucent Public License, both of which are free software licenses, approved by both Free Software Foundation and Open Source Initiative.

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