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Merge pull request #273 from kylemanna/python3-env

tests: Use /usr/bin/env python3
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cross Converted alignment check to work also when cross compiling.
data macros.meson: simplify RPM macros by using expand
graphics Logo tweaking.
man Bumped version numbers for release.
manual tests Use of libdl is optional. Closes #248.
modules Finally full test suite passes, even gir.
test cases Merge pull request #273 from kylemanna/python3-env
tools Moved new ac converter from wrap repo and made shebang line use env. …
.gitattributes Created a git attributes file.
.gitignore Made output test results in junit xml to allow better in…
COPYING Start of project.
authors.txt authors: Add Kyle Windows fix. Changed target naming algorithm to avoid Windows file name forbidden … commandrunner: fix bad-continuation But build type build args to vs command line.
contributing.txt trivial: fix urls after repo migration Merged trunk changes. Bump version number for release. Harmonised copyright declarations. Boost path fix for Windows. depfixer: Instance of XXX has no XXX member Created iphone cross file and made it possible to specify compile and… Now with xmlness. Minor cleanup for consistency. Flatten method arguments so you can generate an array of items. Do not use intr before it exists Allow more than one install script and make gtkdoc method return one. More robust windows detection and more logs. Merged trunk changes. Harmonised copyright declarations. Introspect prints external dependency args. Made boost on windows kinda work.
mesonmain.ui Display options in a form.
mesonrunner.ui UI file for external program runner.
mesonstart.ui Set up directories with launcher. Do not invoke linker via cmd /c on Windows. Add support for subscripting array objects with []. Use rspfile on compiles too. Get builtin options by correct name in subprojects.
readme.txt Readme tweaking. Fix cross compilation tests. Added conf option for build tree layout. Harmonised copyright declarations. More robust windows detection and more logs. added support for optional custom command and replace_string paramete… But build type build args to vs command line. Use strict SSL when downloading from wrapdb. Connect to wrapdb over authenticated ssl when possible and print warn… Added outdir() method to build targets so we can make output dirs tog…


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