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General Information
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libgit2-glib is a glib wrapper library around the libgit2 git access library.
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libgit2 only implements the core plumbing functions, not really the higher
level porcelain stuff. For a primer on Git Internals that you will need to know
to work with Git at this level, check out [Chapter 9][pg] of the Pro Git book.

http://progit.org/book/ch9-0.html

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libgit2-glib is released under the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) version 2.1,
see the file 'COPYING' for more information.
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Installation
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libgit2-glib requires libgit2-0.25.x, glib 2.44.x, gio 2.26.x and
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gobject-introspection 0.9.x.

Simple install procedure:

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  % tar Jxf libgit2-glib-1.0.0.1.tar.xz   # unpack the sources
  % cd libgit2-glib-1.0.0.1               # change to the toplevel directory
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  % meson builddir                        # run meson
  % ninja -C builddir                     # build libgit2-glib
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  # [ Become root if necessary ]
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  % ninja -C builddir install             # install libgit2-glib
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See the file 'INSTALL' for more detailed information.