Skip to content

marcelotduarte/cx_Freeze

main
Switch branches/tags

Name already in use

A tag already exists with the provided branch name. Many Git commands accept both tag and branch names, so creating this branch may cause unexpected behavior. Are you sure you want to create this branch?
Code

Files

Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
Version Downloads Python Code
PyPI version PyPi Downloads Python CodeQL Code style: black
Conda Version Conda Downloads

cx_Freeze creates standalone executables from Python scripts, with the same performance, is cross-platform and should work on any platform that Python itself works on.

Installation

In a virtual environment, install by issuing the command:

pip install --upgrade cx_Freeze

To install the latest development build:

pip install --pre --extra-index-url https://marcelotduarte.github.io/packages/ cx_Freeze

Please check the installation for more information and how to install in others environment such as pipenv, conda-forge, etc.

Documentation

Documentation Status

The official documentation is available here.

If you need help you can also ask on the discussion channel.

Highlights of Version 6.14:

  • Support Python 3.11
  • Binary wheels (x86_64 and aarch64) for musllinux
  • Maintain Windows base executables on git (install from sources without C compiler)
  • Improved documentation
  • New hooks: charset_normalizer, shapely, sklearn, pytorch
  • Improved hooks: scipy, sqlite3
  • Bug fixes and improvements

Highlights of Version 6.2 up to 6.13:

  • Binary wheels (x86_64 and aarch64) for manylinux and macOS (including Apple Silicon)
  • New or improved hooks, especially matplotlib, numpy, PyQt5, PyQt6, PySide2, PySide6 and Tkinter
  • Support Application Manifests in Windows: manifest and uac-admin
  • Complete integration to setuptools instead of distutils
  • New dependency resolver on Windows
  • Support for pathlib.Path
  • New ModuleFinder engine uses importlib.machinery
  • Refactored Freezer
  • New support for package metadata improving Module and new DitributionCache
  • Enhanced support for Python 3.8 to 3.10, including MSYS2 and conda-forge distributions
  • Improvements for multiprocessing
  • Optimizations in detection and distribution of libraries
  • Code modernization
  • Various bug fixes.

License

License

cx_Freeze uses a license derived from the Python Software Foundation License. You can read the cx_Freeze license in the documentation or in the source repository.