gh-release-download - Man Page

Download release assets

Synopsis

gh release download [<tag>] [flags]

Description

Download assets from a GitHub release.

Without an explicit tag name argument, assets are downloaded from the latest release in the project. In this case, '--pattern' is required.

Options

-A,  --archive <format>

Download the source code archive in the specified format (zip or tar.gz)

-D,  --dir <string>

The directory to download files into

-p,  --pattern <stringArray>

Download only assets that match a glob pattern

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

-R,  --repo <[HOST/]OWNER/REPO>

Select another repository using the [HOST/]OWNER/REPO format

Example

# download all assets from a specific release
$ gh release download v1.2.3

# download only Debian packages for the latest release
$ gh release download --pattern '*.deb'

# specify multiple file patterns
$ gh release download -p '*.deb' -p '*.rpm'

# download the archive of the source code for a release
$ gh release download v1.2.3 --archive=zip

See Also

gh-release(1)

Referenced By

gh-release(1).

Jan 2022 GitHub CLI manual