What is Earthly?
It is a build automation tool for the post-container era. It allows you to execute all your builds in containers. This makes them self-contained, reproducible, portable and parallel. You can use it to create Docker images and artifacts (eg binaries, packages, arbitrary files).
Earthly is a tool in the Container Tools category of a tech stack.
Earthly is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Earthly's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Earthly?
- Programming language agnostic
- Reproducible builds
- Parallelism that just works
- Mono-repo friendly
- Multi-repo friendly
Earthly Alternatives & Comparisons
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