Create Airflow variables on a Deployment. Airflow variables are stored in the Deployment's metadata database and appear in the Airflow UI.
astro deployment airflow-variable create
This command is recommended for automated workflows. To run this command in an automated process such as a CI/CD pipeline, set the following OS-level environment variables in a way that the Astro CLI can access them:
After setting the variables, this command works for a Deployment without you having to manually authenticate to Astronomer. Astronomer recommends storing
ASTRONOMER_KEY_SECRET as a secret before using it to programmatically update production-level Deployments.
|The ID of the Deployment where you want to create Airflow variables.||Any valid Deployment ID|
|The name of the Deployment where you want to create Airflow variables. Use as an alternative to ||Any valid Deployment name|
|Create Airflow variables in a Deployment that is not in your current Workspace. If not specified, your current Workspace is assumed.||Any valid Workspace ID|
|The Airflow variable key. Required.||string|
|The Airflow variable value. Required.||string|
|The Airflow variable description.||string|
# create airflow variable called my-variable stored in the Deployment with an ID of cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dmv
astro deployment airflow-variable create --deployment-id cl03oiq7d80402nwn7fsl3dmv --key my-variable ---value VAR
# create airflow-variables stored in the Deployment "My Deployment"
astro deployment airflow-variable create --deployment-name="My Deployment" --key my-variable --value VAR