run_binary() build rule implementation.

Runs a binary as a build action. This rule does not require Bash (unlike native.genrule()).

Rules

run_binary

Runs a binary as a build action.

This rule does not require Bash (unlike native.genrule).

name

A unique name for this target.

args

Command line arguments of the binary.

Subject to$(location) expansion.

env

Environment variables of the action.

Subject to $(location) expansion.

outs

Output files generated by the action.

These labels are available for $(location) expansion in args and env.

srcs

Additional inputs of the action.

These labels are available for $(location) expansion in args and env.

tool

The tool to run in the action.

Must be the label of a *_binary rule, of a rule that generates an executable file, or of a file that can be executed as a subprocess (e.g. an .exe or .bat file on Windows or a binary with executable permission on Linux). This label is available for $(location) expansion in args and env.