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authorBoris Kolpackov <boris@codesynthesis.com>2016-03-14 14:39:27 (GMT)
committerBoris Kolpackov <boris@codesynthesis.com>2016-03-14 14:39:27 (GMT)
commitd25093d2b8f86fd2f597b040e2d019f50ad50d6b (patch)
tree076e913acda03a954be0f9c42166335b53f267bc
parentd452df33a8b702c9992da01e5963e4c4d89f0689 (diff)
Add README file
-rw-r--r--README20
-rw-r--r--buildfile2
2 files changed, 21 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/README b/README
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..21abe33
--- /dev/null
+++ b/README
@@ -0,0 +1,20 @@
+This package contains the build2 package manager.
+
+build2 is an open source, cross-platform toolchain for building and packaging
+C++ code. Its aim is a modern build system and package manager for the C++
+language that provide a consistent, out of the box interface across multiple
+platforms and compilers. For more information see:
+
+https://build2.org/
+
+See the NEWS file for the user-visible changes from the previous release.
+
+See the LICENSE file for the distribution conditions.
+
+See the INSTALL file for the prerequisites and installation instructions.
+
+See the doc/ directory for documentation.
+
+Send questions, bug reports, or any other feedback to the users@build2.org
+mailing list. You can post without subscribing. See https://lists.build2.org
+for searchable archives, posting guidelines, etc.
diff --git a/buildfile b/buildfile
index b5b36b7..c5e059e 100644
--- a/buildfile
+++ b/buildfile
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
# license : MIT; see accompanying LICENSE file
d = bpkg/ doc/
-./: $d doc{INSTALL LICENSE version} file{manifest}
+./: $d doc{INSTALL LICENSE README version} file{manifest}
include $d
doc{INSTALL*}: install = false