build can be installed via pip or an equivalent:
$ pip install build
You can also check out the latest git tag, download a tarball from GitHub, or manually fetch the artifacts from the project page on PyPI. The git tags are recommended for redistribution and are PGP-signed with one of the following keys:
If you prefer, or are already using virtualenv in your workflow, you can
build with the optional
$ pip install 'build[virtualenv]'
build will use virtualenv for isolation, instead of venv.
This can be particularly useful, for example, when using automation tools
that rely on virtualenv, such as tox, or when your operating system’s
Python package does not include venv in the standard installation (such as
some versions of Ubuntu).
This package can build itself only with the
tomli (can be omitted in Python 3.11+)
--skip-dependency-check flag should be used in this case.
build is verified to be compatible with the following Python