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Configuration in MegaLinter

Variable Description Default value
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_ARGUMENTS User custom arguments to add in linter CLI call
Ex: -s --foo "bar"
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_FILTER_REGEX_INCLUDE Custom regex including filter
Ex: (src\|lib)
Include every file
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_FILTER_REGEX_EXCLUDE Custom regex excluding filter
Ex: (test\|examples)
Exclude no file
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_CLI_LINT_MODE Override default CLI lint mode
- file: Calls the linter for each file
- list_of_files: Call the linter with the list of files as argument
- project: Call the linter from the root of the project
list_of_files
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_FILE_EXTENSIONS Allowed file extensions. "*" matches any extension, "" matches empty extension. Empty list excludes all files
Ex: [".py", ""]
["*"]
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_FILE_NAMES_REGEX File name regex filters. Regular expression list for filtering files by their base names using regex full match. Empty list includes all files
Ex: ["Dockerfile(-.+)?", "Jenkinsfile"]
Include every file
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_PRE_COMMANDS List of bash commands to run before the linter None
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_POST_COMMANDS List of bash commands to run after the linter None
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_CONFIG_FILE editorconfig-checker configuration file name
Use LINTER_DEFAULT to let the linter find it
.ecrc
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_RULES_PATH Path where to find linter configuration file Workspace folder, then MegaLinter default rules
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_DISABLE_ERRORS Run linter but consider errors as warnings false
EDITORCONFIG_EDITORCONFIG_CHECKER_DISABLE_ERRORS_IF_LESS_THAN Maximum number of errors allowed 0

MegaLinter Flavours

This linter is available in the following flavours

Flavor Description Embedded linters Info
all Default MegaLinter Flavor 97 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
dart Optimized for DART based projects 42 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
documentation MegaLinter for documentation projects 41 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
dotnet Optimized for C, C++, C# or VB based projects 49 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
go Optimized for GO based projects 43 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
java Optimized for JAVA based projects 43 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
javascript Optimized for JAVASCRIPT or TYPESCRIPT based projects 50 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
php Optimized for PHP based projects 46 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
python Optimized for PYTHON based projects 49 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
ruby Optimized for RUBY based projects 42 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
rust Optimized for RUST based projects 42 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
salesforce Optimized for Salesforce based projects 44 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
scala Optimized for SCALA based projects 42 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
swift Optimized for SWIFT based projects 42 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls
terraform Optimized for TERRAFORM based projects 47 Docker Image Size (tag) Docker Pulls

Behind the scenes

How are identified applicable files

  • Activated only if one of these files is found: .editorconfig
  • File extensions: *

How the linting is performed

  • editorconfig-checker is called once with the list of files as arguments

Example calls

editorconfig-checker myfile.js

Help content

USAGE:
  -config string
      config
  -debug
      print debugging information
  -disable-end-of-line
      disables the trailing whitespace check
  -disable-indent-size
      disables only the indent-size check
  -disable-indentation
      disables the indentation check
  -disable-insert-final-newline
      disables the final newline check
  -disable-max-line-length
      disables only the max-line-length check
  -disable-trim-trailing-whitespace
      disables the trailing whitespace check
  -dry-run
      show which files would be checked
  -exclude string
      a regex which files should be excluded from checking - needs to be a valid regular expression
  -h  print the help
  -help
      print the help
  -ignore-defaults
      ignore default excludes
  -init
      creates an initial configuration
  -no-color
      dont print colors
  -v  print debugging information
  -verbose
      print debugging information
  -version
      print the version number

Installation on mega-linter Docker image

  • Dockerfile commands :
FROM mstruebing/editorconfig-checker:2.4.0 as editorconfig-checker
COPY --from=editorconfig-checker /usr/bin/ec /usr/bin/editorconfig-checker

Example success log

Results of editorconfig-checker linter (version 0.0.0)
See documentation on https://megalinter.github.io/descriptors/editorconfig_editorconfig_checker/
-----------------------------------------------

[SUCCESS] .automation/test/editorconfig-checker/editorconfig-checker_good_1.ext


Example error log

Results of editorconfig-checker linter (version 0.0.0)
See documentation on https://megalinter.github.io/descriptors/editorconfig_editorconfig_checker/
-----------------------------------------------

[ERROR] .automation/test/editorconfig-checker/editorconfig-checker_bad_1.ext
    .automation/test/editorconfig-checker/editorconfig-checker_bad_1.ext:
        1: Wrong amount of left-padding spaces(want multiple of 4)
        2: Wrong amount of left-padding spaces(want multiple of 4)
        3: Wrong amount of left-padding spaces(want multiple of 4)

    3 errors found