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A collection of experimental BuildStream plugins.

Project description

A collection of plugins for the BuildStream project. This is designed to work only with BuildStream 2 snapshot releases of BuildStream. To use plugins with 1.x version releases of BuildStream please use bst-external

How to use this repo

At the moment, this repo is a sort of incubation repo; it contains things which explicitly don’t yet have strong API guarantees.

Therefore, for the time being we recommend use bst-plugins-experimental as a submodule for your buildstream projects.

Using the plugins locally within a project

To use the bst-plugins-experimental plugins locally within a BuildStream project, you will first need to clone the repo to a location within your project:

git clone

The plugins must be declared in project.conf. To do this, please refer to BuildStream’s Local plugins documentation.

Using the plugins as a Python package

To use the bst-plugins-experimental plugins as a Python package within a BuildStream project, you will first need to install bst-plugins-experimental via pip:

git clone
cd bst-plugins-experimental
pip install --user -e .

To ensure it’s installed, try: pip show bst-plugins-experimental, this should show information about the package.

Then, the plugins must be declared in the project.conf. The implementation of this is explained in BuildStream’s Pip plugins documentation

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