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Improve wording

2008-10-22  Jürg Billeter  <j@bitron.ch>

	* README: Improve wording

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+2008-10-22 Jürg Billeter <j@bitron.ch>
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+ * README: Improve wording
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2008-10-21 Jürg Billeter <j@bitron.ch>
* gobject/valaccodeassignmentbinding.vala:
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@@ -6,8 +6,7 @@ applications and libraries written in C.
valac, the Vala compiler, is a self-hosting compiler that translates
Vala source code into C source and header files. It uses the GObject
type system to create classes and interfaces declared in the Vala source
-code. It's also planned to generate GIDL files when gobject-
-introspection is ready.
+code.
The syntax of Vala is similar to C#, modified to better fit the GObject
type system. Vala supports modern language features as the following:
@@ -24,9 +23,9 @@ type system. Vala supports modern language features as the following:
* Exception handling
Vala is designed to allow access to existing C libraries, especially
-GObject-based libraries, without the need for runtime bindings. Each to
-be used library requires a Vala API file at compile-time, containing the
-class and method declarations in Vala syntax. Vala currently comes with
+GObject-based libraries, without the need for runtime bindings. All that
+is needed to use a library with Vala is an API file, containing the class
+and method declarations in Vala syntax. Vala currently comes with
bindings for GLib and GTK+. It's planned to provide generated bindings for
the full GNOME Platform at a later stage.
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