cargo search

NAME

cargo-search - Search packages in crates.io

SYNOPSIS

cargo search [OPTIONS] [QUERY…​]

DESCRIPTION

This performs a textual search for crates on https://crates.io. The matching crates will be displayed along with their description in TOML format suitable for copying into a Cargo.toml manifest.

OPTIONS

Search Options

--limit LIMIT

Limit the number of results (default: 10, max: 100).

--index INDEX

The URL of the registry index to use.

--registry REGISTRY

Alternative registry to use.

This option is unstable and available only on the nightly channel and requires the -Z unstable-options flag to enable.

Display Options

-v
--verbose

Use verbose output. May be specified twice for "very verbose" output which includes extra output such as dependency warnings and build script output. May also be specified with the term.verbose config value.

-q
--quiet

No output printed to stdout.

--color WHEN

Control when colored output is used. Valid values:

  • auto (default): Automatically detect if color support is available on the terminal.

  • always: Always display colors.

  • never: Never display colors.

May also be specified with the term.color config value.

Common Options

-h
--help

Prints help information.

-Z FLAG…​

Unstable (nightly-only) flags to Cargo. Run cargo -Z help for details.

ENVIRONMENT

See the reference for details on environment variables that Cargo reads.

Exit Status

0

Cargo succeeded.

101

Cargo failed to complete.

EXAMPLES

  1. Search for a package from crates.io:

    cargo search serde