This package contains the build2 package dependency manager library. build2 is an open source, cross-platform toolchain for building and packaging C++ code. Its aim is a modern build system and dependency 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/ This library defines the types and utilities for working with build2 packages. In particular, it provides C++ classes as well as the parser and serializer implementations that can be used to read, manipulate, and write package, repository and signature manifests. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list. You can post without subscribing. See https://lists.build2.org for searchable archives, posting guidelines, etc.