1. Configuration and Build Tools

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Name

365 Day Ranking

Latest Release

Description

Bitbake
(pypi: NONE)

None

1.46.2 (2020-08-04)

A task executor used to build packages for OpenEmbedded and other projects. Wikipedia

Buildout
(pypi: zc.buildout)

>5000

2.13.7 (2022-03-31)

Build tool for creating applications, includes the capability to resolve Python dependencies that are packaged as Python eggs.

distutils
(pypi: NONE)

N/A

N/A (ships with python)

standard module provides support for building and installing additional modules into a Python installation

doit
(pypi: doit)

2813

0.36.0 (2022-04-22)

Automation tool (bringing the power of build-tools to execute any kind of task)

Fabric
(pypi: fabric)

1038

2.7.0 (2022-03-26)

a simple pythonic remote deployment tool for application deployment or systems administration tasks. It builds on top of Invoke.

Fabricate
(pypi: fabricate)

>5000

1.29.0 (2017-03-03)

the better build tool: auto-dependency discovery via strace; a successor to Memoize. (Old repo/page: code.google.com)

Invoke
(pypi: invoke)

709

1.7.0 (2022-03-19)

a Python task execution tool & library, drawing inspiration from various sources to arrive at a powerful & clean feature set. (aka: pyinvoke)

microbuild
(pypi: microbuild)

>5000

0.3.3 (2013-03-26)

Lightweight Python Build Tool.

Paver
(pypi: Paver)

>5000

1.3.4 (2017-12-31)

Build/distribution/deployment tool. Build files are in Python.

PyBuilder
(pypi: pybuilder)

>5000

0.13.5 (2022-02-23)

PyBuilder is a software build automation tool written in pure Python mainly targeting Python ecosystem.

pynt
(pypi: pynt)

>5000

0.8.2 (2018-06-24)

A pure Python build tool. Tasks are just python functions. Manages dependencies between tasks. Allows parameter passing from the commandline. Forked from microbuild (github.com)

SCons
(pypi: SCons)

2829

4.3.0 (2021-11-17)

Software construction tool written in Python, with Python as the configuration/scripting language (code on GitHub)

shovel
(pypi: shovel)

None

0.4.0 (2018-03-30)

Execute python functions as tasks

Virtualenv
(pypi: virtualenv)

105

20.0.31 (2020-08-17)

A tool for creating isolated Python environments.

Waf
(pypi: NONE)

None

2.0.20 (2019-11-24)

software construction tool (comparable to autotools, CMake, SCons, ant) gitlab.com

pyinfra
(pypi: pyinfra)

>5000

2.0.2 (2022-04-20)

pyinfra automates infrastructure super fast at massive scale. It can be used for ad-hoc command execution, service deployment, configuration management and more. github.com

1.1. Dead, Unmaintained or Discontinued Projects

2. Build Testing

3. Related Lists

4. Editorial Notes

The above lists should be arranged in ascending alphabetical order - please respect this when adding new entries. If, as the developer of a listed application, you disagree with the classification of the work, please move it into the appropriate category or create a new category, respecting the ascending alphabetical order of the categories. When specifying release dates please use the format YYYY-MM-DD.

4.1. Criteria for Dead, Discontinued or Unmaintained Projects

This is a bit difficult to say and it is handled on a case by case basis, but any of the following should be sufficient criteria

ConfigurationAndBuildTools (last edited 2022-04-24 18:54:00 by IwanAucamp)

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