how to run program usuing makefile
Posted on 2003-11-28
hi i have a question on makefile. i have downloaded a source code.... lots of .cc and .hh files are there and also a makefile is also there. i have heard that usuing makefile i can run the program. how can i do that .... plz give some steps.( i am working in redhat linux 7.02) and g++ compiler.
(1) how can i run my program? is that makefile help me to run???... some scripts are there(in makefile), i cannot understand. if it is runnable plz tell me what i have to do mechanically ?
(2)i have some .cc files in source code. i have no idea about .cc extension..... is it the c programs for other operating sytems except windows?????
(3) i want to learn something about makefile also. where can i find some tutorial ( easy and understandable)????