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NAME

guix build (GNU Guix) - manual page for guix build (GNU Guix) 1.2.0rc2

SYNOPSIS

guix build [OPTION]... PACKAGE-OR-DERIVATION...

DESCRIPTION

Build the given PACKAGE-OR-DERIVATION and return their output paths.
-e, --expression=EXPR
build the package or derivation EXPR evaluates to
-f, --file=FILE
build the package or derivation that the code within FILE evaluates to
-m, --manifest=FILE
build the packages that the manifest given in FILE evaluates to
-S, --source
build the packages' source derivations
--sources[=TYPE]
build source derivations; TYPE may optionally be one of "package", "all" (default), or "transitive"
-s, --system=SYSTEM
attempt to build for SYSTEM--e.g., "i686-linux"
--target=TRIPLET
cross-build for TRIPLET--e.g., "armel-linux-gnu"
-d, --derivations
return the derivation paths of the given packages
--check
rebuild items to check for non-determinism issues
--repair
repair the specified items
-r, --root=FILE
make FILE a symlink to the result, and register it as a garbage collector root
-v, --verbosity=LEVEL
use the given verbosity LEVEL
-q, --quiet
do not show the build log
--log-file
return the log file names for the given derivations
-L, --load-path=DIR
prepend DIR to the package module search path
-K, --keep-failed
keep build tree of failed builds
-k, --keep-going
keep going when some of the derivations fail
-n, --dry-run
do not build the derivations
--fallback
fall back to building when the substituter fails
--no-substitutes
build instead of resorting to pre-built substitutes
--substitute-urls=URLS
fetch substitute from URLS if they are authorized
--no-grafts
do not graft packages
--no-offload
do not attempt to offload builds
--max-silent-time=SECONDS
mark the build as failed after SECONDS of silence
--timeout=SECONDS
mark the build as failed after SECONDS of activity
--rounds=N
build N times in a row to detect non-determinism
-c, --cores=N
allow the use of up to N CPU cores for the build
-M, --max-jobs=N
allow at most N build jobs
--debug=LEVEL
produce debugging output at LEVEL
--help-transform
list package transformation options not shown here
-h, --help
display this help and exit
-V, --version
display version information and exit

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to: bug-guix@gnu.org.
GNU Guix home page: <https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/>
General help using Guix and GNU software: <https://guix.gnu.org/help/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2020 the Guix authors License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for guix build (GNU Guix) is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and guix build (GNU Guix) programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info guix

should give you access to the complete manual.

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