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About dbt debug command

dbt debug is a utility function to test the database connection and show information for debugging purposes. Not to be confused with debug-level logging via the --debug option which increases verbosity.

The --config-dir option to dbt debug will 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