Nmake.exe — Program Maintenance Utility
Common utility that scripts building of multiple components and source
files and tracks rebuild dependency information. If a target is not specified,
Nmake looks for a target called
Specifies a response file containing arguments to
Displays usage information and exits.
Build all targets, even if they are up-to-date.
Builds if timestamps are equal.
Suppresses output messages.
Displays build information.
Overrides environment variable macros.
Specifies a makefile. The default is
the current directory.
Ignores command exit codes. Continues building even if an error occurs in an external program, such as a compiler.
If an error occurs while building a target,
continue building other targets.
Displays commands, but does not actually execute them.
Suppresses display of the banner and copyright messages.
nmake settings and information about the current
Checks time stamps, but does not perform the build.
Ignores predefined rules. (Compare the output of
the output of
Suppresses display of commands as they are executed.
Changes timestamps, but does not perform the build
Dumps inline files.
Disables batch mode.
Sends all standard error messages to
Managing Projects with make, by Andrew Oram and ...