profiles.yml Context

The following context variables and methods are available when configuring resources in the profiles.yml file.

Available context variables:

  • env_var
  • vars (Note: only variables defined with --vars are availabe)

Example usage

~/.dbt/profiles.yml
jaffle_shop:
target: dev
outputs:
dev:
type: redshift
host: "{{ env_var('DBT_HOST') }}"
user: "{{ env_var('DBT_USER') }}"
pass: "{{ env_var('DBT_PASS') }}"
port: 5439
dbname: analytics
schema: dbt_dbanin
threads: 4