gh-gist-create - Create a new gist
gh gist create [<filename>... | -] [flags]
Create a new GitHub gist with given contents.
Gists can be created from one or multiple files. Alternatively,
pass "-" as file name to read from standard input.
By default, gists are secret; use '--public' to make publicly
- -d, --desc <string>
- A description for this gist
- -f, --filename <string>
- Provide a filename to be used when reading from standard input
- -p, --public
- List the gist publicly (default: secret)
- -w, --web
- Open the web browser with created gist
# publish file 'hello.py' as a public gist
$ gh gist create --public hello.py
# create a gist with a description
$ gh gist create hello.py -d "my Hello-World program in Python"
# create a gist containing several files
$ gh gist create hello.py world.py cool.txt
# read from standard input to create a gist
$ gh gist create -
# create a gist from output piped from another command
$ cat cool.txt | gh gist create