[ITP] meson, ninja

Jon Turney jon.turney@dronecode.org.uk
Wed Apr 5 23:04:00 GMT 2017


On 05/04/2017 22:12, Marco Atzeri wrote:
> On 05/04/2017 12:38, Jon Turney wrote:
>>
>> Meson is an open source build system meant to be extremely fast.  it
>> generates files for various backends including Ninja, Visual Studio, and
>> Xcode. Meson does not generate Makefiles, relying solely on Ninja for
>> Linux and Unix support.
>>
>> This meson has been patched to teach it about Cygwin.
>>
>> Ninja is a small build system with a focus on speed.   It is designed to
>> have its input files generated by a higher-level build system, and it is
>> designed to run builds as fast as possible.
>>
>> CMake includes a Ninja generator.
>>
>> These are in Fedora and Debian.
>>
>
> Both build fine.
> Ninja pass all tests, meson has no test.

meson also has tests but I forgot to wire them up.  I'll fix that.

> GTG from my side

Thanks.



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