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remote_dependency

Usage

remote_dependency: public_project {
  url: "git://github.com/llooker/project.git"
  ref: "07a20007b6876d349ccbcacccdc400f668fd8147f1"
}

Hierarchy

remote_dependency

Default Value

None

Accepts

  • A url subparameter that includes the URL of the Git repository
  • A ref subparameter that includes the SHA of a commit in the Git repository

Definition

remote_dependency specifies the name of an external Git repository containing a LookML project that has files that you want to use in this project. When importing files from another project, you must create a manifest file and specify a project with the remote_dependency parameter. You can include multiple remote_dependency statements in the manifest file to import multiple files or from multiple projects.

remote_dependency has two subparameters:

Example

In a manifest file, add the “Zendesk Block” Git repository as a source to import files from:

project_name: "thelook" remote_dependency: { url: "git://github.com/llooker/zendesk_block.git" ref: "6a95679c92efa56243c17fb4d66c820cd4a8db03" }

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