I regularly use
*terraform plan -no-color* command to check the plan in a more readable way. I wrote a blog post regarding the same here. Give it a read if you haven’t already.
Running this command every time is quite cumbersome. Hence I was looking for options and came across these terraform environment variables features.
I can export
TF_CLI_ARGS as shown below with the arg.
Now, If I run
terraform plan it will be equivalent of
terraform plan -no-color
but If I run
terraform apply it starts to fail as
-no-color is not a valid arg for
To solve this problem, we can also mention command-specific args, such as
TF_CLI_ARGS_apply , In my case, as shown below,
I added the above statement in my bashrc, and life is a little easier with terraform now.
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