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BOUF - Building OBS Updates Fast(er)

bouf is the application used for preparing and building OBS Studio Windows release distribution packages and updater delta patches.

See docs for more information.


See docs/cli and docs/config for usage details.


The source code found in src/ is licensed under Apache-2 (see LICENSE.txt).

Files in extra/nsis may have other licenses and exist primarily for CI usage and testing, and may not be redistributed under the Apache-2 terms.


  • Go through older code and replace .expect()s and panic!s with anyhow errors
    • This will require some larger changes in some codepaths, do this later...
  • Figure out how to deal with nightlies
    • Disable copy to previous directory?
    • No deltas to avoid problems?
  • Make zstd level configurable