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gh label

Work with GitHub labels on the command-line. More information: https://cli.github.com/manual/gh_label.

  • List labels for the repository in the current directory:

gh label list

  • View labels for the repository in the current directory in the default web browser:

gh label list --web

  • Create a label with a specific name, description and color in hexadecimal format for the repository in the current directory:

gh label create {{name}} --description "{{description}}" --color {{color_hex}}

  • Delete a label for the repository in the current directory, prompting for confirmation:

gh label delete {{name}}

  • Update the name and description for a specific label for the repository in the current directory:

gh label edit {{name}} --name {{new_name}} --description "{{description}}"

  • Clone labels from a specific repository into the repository in the current directory:

gh label clone {{owner}}/{{repository}}

  • Display help for a subcommand:

gh label {{subcommand}} --help