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November 07, 2012 Method to deploy non-standarized software packages in heterogenious environments with make
This technical disclosure describes a method to deploy software packages of various kinds to one or more environments containing different versions of different operating systems by using make as a central deployment tool. Using only POSIX compliant commands, each variant of make (even Microsoft's nmake) is able to behave in the same manner.
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