Pants v2: The ergonomic build system

Welcome to the Pants v2 documentation hub!

Pants v2 is a fast, scalable, user-friendly 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.

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dependencies

./pants dependencies [args]

List the dependencies of the input files/targets.

Config section: [dependencies]

Basic options

output_file

--dependencies-output-file=<path>
PANTS_DEPENDENCIES_OUTPUT_FILE
default: None

Output the goal's stdout to this file. If unspecified, outputs to stdout.


sep

--dependencies-sep=<separator>
PANTS_DEPENDENCIES_SEP
default: \\n

String to use to separate lines in line-oriented output.


transitive

--[no-]dependencies-transitive
PANTS_DEPENDENCIES_TRANSITIVE
default: False

List all transitive dependencies. If unspecified, list direct dependencies only.


type

--dependencies-type=<DependencyType>
PANTS_DEPENDENCIES_TYPE
one of: source, 3rdparty, source-and-3rdparty
default: source

Which types of dependencies to list, where `source` means source code dependencies and `3rdparty` means third-party requirement strings.


Advanced options

None

Deprecated options

None

Related subsystems

dependencies, download-pex-bin, grpc_python_plugin, pex, protoc, python-infer, python-native-code, python-protobuf, python-protobuf.mypy-plugin, python-repos, python-setup, source, subprocess-environment

Updated about a month ago


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