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XCSoar is a tactical glide computer for Android, Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

This file is aimed at developers. Developers should read the manual which can be found on the

XCSoar home page 

Users can refer to the Users' Manual which, for the latest release, can be downloaded via the

XCSoar home page 

Getting the source

The XCSoar source code is managed with

__. It can be downloaded with the following command::

git clone --recursive git://

To update your repository, type::

git pull

For more information, please refer to the git documentation.

Compiling from source

Please read the current Developers' Manual for detailed build instructions.

Submitting patches

Patches may be submitted using the Developers' mail list or GitHub. Refer to chapter 3 of the current Developers' Manual for details of how to write and submit patches upstream.

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