Pants v2: Fast, consistent builds for Python and more

Welcome to the Pants v2 documentation hub!

Pants v2 is a fast, scalable build system for growing codebases. It's currently focused on Python, with support for other languages coming soon.

Here you'll find guides to help you get started with Pants v2, comprehensive documentation on how to configure, run and customize Pants v2, and information on how to get help from the Pants community.

Get Started

Getting help

How to engage with the Pants community.


The best place to get help is the Pants project's Slack workspace. You can join using this link.

Feel free to optionally introduce yourself in #welcome. You can use #general to ask questions or to share feedback.

Mailing list

You can join the [email protected] mailing list here. This is used mostly for announcements and for us to solicit user feedback.


Pants is an open-source software project, developed at

If you discover a bug with Pants or have a feature request, feel free to file an issue. Please check first if a similar issue has already been filed; if it has, please comment so that we know to bump the issue in priority.

Updated 13 days ago

Getting help

How to engage with the Pants community.

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