cargo-about is a cargo plugin that lets you generate license information for all crates in a dependency graph.


Installs cargo-about, initializes your project with a default configuration, then generates a licenses.html file.

cargo install --locked cargo-about && cargo about init && cargo about generate -o licenses.html about.hbs

Command Line Interface

cargo-about is intended to be used as a Command Line Tool, see the link for the available commands and options.


cargo-about is primarily meant to be used as a cargo plugin, but a majority of its functionality is within a library whose docs you may view on