mesonintrospect man page

mesonintrospect — a tool to extract information about a Meson build


Mesonintrospect is a tool designed to make it simple to  integrate with other tools, such as IDEs. The output of this command is in JSON.

mesonintrospect [ build directory ] [ option ]

If build directory is omitted, the current directory is used instead.



print all top level targets (executables, libraries, etc)


print the source files of the given target


print all files that make up the build system (, meson_options.txt etc)


print all unit tests


print command line help

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July 2017 mesonintrospect 0.41.2 User Commands