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gh secret set

Create or update GitHub secrets from the command line. More information: https://cli.github.com/manual/gh_secret_set.

  • Set a secret for the current repository (user will be prompted for the value):

gh secret set {{name}}

  • Set a secret from a file for the current repository:

gh secret set {{name}} < {{path/to/file}}

  • Set a secret for a specific repository:

gh secret set {{name}} --body {{value}} --repo {{owner}}/{{repository}}

  • Set an organization secret for specific repositories:

gh secret set {{name}} --org {{organization}} --repos "{{repository1,repository2,...}}"

  • Set an organization secret with a specific visibility:

gh secret set {{name}} --org {{organization}} --visibility {{all|private|selected}}