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About dbt debug command

dbt debug is a utility function to test the database connection and display information for debugging purposes, such as the validity of your project file and your installation of any requisite dependencies (like git when you run dbt deps).

*Note: Not to be confused with debug-level logging via the --debug option which increases verbosity.

Example usage‚Äč

Show the configured location for the profiles.yml file and exit:

$ dbt debug --config-dir
To view your profiles.yml file, run:

open /Users/alice/.dbt