Dependency tracking

Let’s say you work on a project on your favourite language (for the purpose of this article, we will assume that that language is either C or Haskell, you’ll see why at the end of the article). Your project is complicated that you’ve split it across several libraries and several other files. Of course, you need a Makefile to build it. But, on that Makefile you need to be sure that all dependencies are listed as they should be, that they are up to date. The question arises: aren’t there any tools for automatic dependency tracking?

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