SCons is an Open Source software construction tool that is, a next-generation build tool. Think of SCons as an improved, cross-platform substitute for the classic Make utility with integrated functionality similar to autoconf/automake and compiler caches such as ccache. In short, SCons is an easier, more reliable and faster way to build software.

Version: 2.5.1

Availability: MARCONI

Target: all

Official web site:

Help and Documentation:

You can find documentation on the module, with the command

module help scons