Package Space Applications – scons


scons is a software construction tool. scons is implemented as a Python script and set of modules, and scons “configuration files” are actually executed as Python scripts.


If you have not already done so, install the its-release package that grants access to ITS’s yum repository.

Then install as follows:

        % sudo yum install scons-unc

Files are installed in /opt/unc.


1. The latest version available is scons 2.5.1. Vendor release date:  November 3, 2016.

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This package can be managed using the lpm command.

% lpm load scons

will set both the PATH and LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variables so that the scons binary and library can be accessed.