by jasperes

jasperes / bash-yaml

Read a yaml file and create variables in bash

241 Stars 89 Forks Last release: Not found MIT License 63 Commits 0 Releases

Available items

No Items, yet!

The developer of this repository has not created any items for sale yet. Need a bug fixed? Help with integration? A different license? Create a request here:


Build Status

Bash script to read a Yaml file and create variables.

Working on

  • Linux
  • OSX

Getting Started


Copy the

file and import on your script:

Then two functions are viable:

  • parse_yaml: Output result from the readed yaml file.
  • create_variables: Read and create variables based on yaml file passed by argument.

Look at

folder to see more.


You can test if your yaml file will be readed correctly based on test folder.

Known issues

  • Object lists must be informed all attributes. Null must be "attr: ".


This project was started based on @pkuczynski gist. Found it here

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.