Updating Pants BUILD files programmatically

IntroductionWorking with a monorepository implies dealing with build metadata files that provide information about the source code and how it should be built. Pants build system uses BUILD files which are valid Python files and are evaluated using a Python interpreter as a list of statements. When adding support for…

Docs improvements

We've added a spate of new pages in recent months, plus Eric Arellano just completed a thorough audit of the docs which resulted in overhauling several pages. So if you haven't checked all of these out docs pages recently, give 'em a read or re-visit: Overhauled Getting Started Key concepts…

Streamline your Docker builds with Pants

TL;DR Pants makes it easy and efficient to incrementally build and deploy multiple Docker images from a single repo, with a single command. Each image can consist of a shared base image plus a single PEX (Python EXecutable) file containing all the code, resources and dependencies required by the…