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BAZEL(1) General Commands Manual BAZEL(1)

NAME

bazel, bazel-3 - tool to automate software builds and tests

SYNOPSIS

bazel <command> <options> ...

DESCRIPTION

[bazel release 3.4.0]

Available commands:

analyze-profile
Analyzes build profile data.
aquery
Analyzes the given targets and queries the action graph.
build
Builds the specified targets.
canonicalize-flags
Canonicalizes a list of bazel options.
clean
Removes output files and optionally stops the server.
coverage
Generates code coverage report for specified test targets.
cquery
Loads, analyzes, and queries the specified targets w/ configurations.
dump
Dumps the internal state of the bazel server process.
fetch
Fetches external repositories that are prerequisites to the targets.
help
Prints help for commands, or the index.
info
Displays runtime info about the bazel server.
license
Prints the license of this software.
mobile-install
Installs targets to mobile devices.
print_action
Prints the command line args for compiling a file.
query
Executes a dependency graph query.
run
Runs the specified target.
shutdown
Stops the bazel server.
sync
Syncs all repositories specified in the workspace file
test
Builds and runs the specified test targets.
version
Prints version information for bazel.

Getting more help:

bazel help <command>
Prints help and options for <command>.
bazel help startup_options
Options for the JVM hosting bazel.
bazel help target-syntax
Explains the syntax for specifying targets.
bazel help info-keys
Displays a list of keys used by the info command.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for bazel is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and bazel programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info bazel

should give you access to the complete manual.

August 2020