$ bake, n:
the s☿rangely familiar task runner.
I love using
Makefile for one-off tasks in projects.
The problem with doing this is that you can't use familiar bash–isms when doing so, as GNU Make doesn't use the familiar Bash syntax, nor does it allow for simple ad–hoc use of arbitrary scripting languages (e.g. Python).
This project seeks to bridge all of these worlds into a single entrypoint — ideal for cross–language repositories.
Features 'n Things
Bakefile, which looks and feels like the good parts of a
- Except, you can write real bash code!
- Environment variables are explicitly passed or whitelisted (allowed), not inherited from the parent shell.
Makefile, either tabs or 4 spaces can be used.
- Tasks can be run safely and reliably. Rest assured that scripts are executed from the project root (e.g. location of the
- See advanced example for further, juicy, details.
$ brew install kennethreitz/-/bake
==> Installing bake from kennethreitz/-
🍺 /usr/local/Cellar/bake/19-09-16: 1,563 files, 16.7MB, built in 11 seconds
Various Linux Distributions (Python 3.6+):
$ pip3 install bake-cli
Successfully installed bake-cli-0.2.0 delegator.py-0.1.1 pexpect-4.7.0 ptyprocess-0.6.0
$ cat Bakefile
full-install: system-deps install
install: node-deps python-deps
brew install pipenv
# <insert deploy to production here>
$ bake install
+ Executing 'node-deps':
yarn install v1.17.3
[1/4] 🔍 Resolving packages...
success Already up-to-date.
✨ Done in 0.03s.
+ Executing 'python-deps':
Installing dependencies from Pipfile.lock (2ee04c)…
🐍 ▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉▉ 8/8 — 00:00:01
$ bake python-example KEY=VALUE 1 2 3
+ Executing 'python-argv':
['1', '2', '3']
$ bake dangerous-example
+ Executing '@confirm:secure' ·
What is 10 times 2?: 7
Advanced Usage Sample
This repository has been brought to you, with much joy, by Kenneth Reitz.
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