How to build only changed files

Regina Henschel rb.henschel at
Wed Feb 12 20:19:09 UTC 2020


mohamed sameh schrieb am 12-Feb-20 um 20:46:
> Hello, I have a question. if I change one or more files and want to run 
> 'make' to check that the project still builds, do I have to run a 
> complete build everytime which takes a lot of time or is there a way to 
> only build the affected files only ?
> Thanks

If your change is only inside one module, you can use <modulname>.build, 


or in case of Windows


That is only while developing. When you think you are finished, then you 
need a complete build to be sure, that no unit tests are broken.

Find more about it on

Kind regards


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