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Extensible style checker that supports multiple markup formats, such as Markdown and AsciiDoc. More information:

  • Check the style of a file:

vale {{path/to/file}}

  • Check the style of a file with a specified configuration:

vale --config='{{path/to/.vale.ini}}' {{path/to/file}}

  • Output the results in JSON format:

vale --output=JSON {{path/to/file}}

  • Check style issues at the specific severity and higher:

vale --minAlertLevel={{suggestion|warning|error}} {{path/to/file}}

  • Check the style from stdin, specifying markup format:

cat {{}} | vale

  • List the current configuration:

vale ls-config