Subject: Re: Support
From: Niklas Finkel
Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:10:11 +0530
Thank you so much for your email. The meson package installed by default is
a very outdated version - I've installed the latest version of meson using
pip but I have no idea how to do 'meson b' with pip.
I'll have to get a better understanding of meson and ninja before I can get
this to work.
On Monday, November 11, 2019, Ondřej Jirman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 08:22:43AM +0530, Niklas Finkel wrote:
> > Hello, I hope you're well.
> > Firstly, I'd like to thank you for all you do. Megatools is one of the
> > reasons why I still upload to MEGA, otherwise I would have given up on
> it a
> > long time ago.
> > I had a query - I am trying one of the new experimental builds you've
> > uploaded on the site on my Ubuntu machine. The version I've downloaded
> > megatools-1.11.0-git-20191107.tar.gz 07-Nov-2019 14:49
> > 101957
> > When I try to install it like every past installation of megatools
> > (extract, ./configure, make, make install) it won't work on ./configure
> megatools now use meson build system. (https://mesonbuild.com/)
> just run:
> meson b
> ninja -C b
> sudo ninja -C b install
> I hope it will work.
> > I've read the README but I couldn't find any details in there either. Any
> > idea on how I could get this to work? The files/folders inside the
> > are as follows:
> > *contrib* install-symlinks.sh LICENSE meson_options.txt README
> > *docs* *lib* meson.build NEWS *tests*
> > *tools*
> > Thank you!