modules-path

dbt_project.yml
modules-path: directorypath

Definition

Optionally specify a custom directory where packages are installed when you run the dbt deps command. Note that this directory is usually git-ignored.

Default

By default, dbt will install packages in the dbt_modules directory, i.e. modules-path: dbt_modules

Examples

Install packages in a subdirectory named packages instead of dbt_modules

dbt_project.yml
module-path: packages