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.

Get Started
./pants list [args]

Lists all targets matching the file or target arguments.

Config section: [list]

Basic options

output_file

--list-output-file=<path>
PANTS_LIST_OUTPUT_FILE
default: None

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


sep

--list-sep=<separator>
PANTS_LIST_SEP
default: \\n

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


provides

--[no-]list-provides
PANTS_LIST_PROVIDES
default: False

List only targets that provide an artifact, displaying the columns specified by --provides-columns.


documented

--[no-]list-documented
PANTS_LIST_DOCUMENTED
default: False

Print only targets that are documented with a description.


Advanced options

None

Deprecated options

None

Related subsystems

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