There is far too many files in the root of the repo. IMO the following files should be removed/moved:
Similarly I will need to look at the release tarballs/zip, I'm sure there is room for improvement there too.
further cleanups; refs #4934
remove undocumented build_tools.sh; refs #4934
deprecated install_nimble.nims in favor of 'koch nimble'; refs #4934
deprecate install_tools.nims in favor of 'koch tools'; refs #4934
document the new way of doing things; refs #4934