Fortran Wiki is a Python script written by Stefano Zaghi for automatic building of modern complex Fortran projects. It is a (poor) replacement of GNU make but with the auto-configuration ability

It is available at

It is an open-source project distributed under GPLv3


From the home page:

  • Automatic parsing of files for dependency-hierarchy creation in case of use and include statements;
  • automatic building of all programs found into the root directory parsed or only a specific selected target;
  • avoid unnecessary re-compilation (algorithm based on file-timestamp value);
  • simple command line interface;
  • Intel and GNU Fortran Compilers support;
  • configuration-files-free;
  • easy-extensible: is just a less-than 500 lines of Python statements… no bad for a poor-make-replacement; …

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