7.3.18. config_set# Summary#

New in version 5.1.2.

config_set command sets a value to the specified configuration item. Syntax#

This command takes two required parameters:

config_set key value Usage#

Here is an example to set a value to alias.column configuration item and confirm the set value:

Execution example:

config_set alias.column Aliases.real_name
# [[0,1337566253.89858,0.000355720520019531],true]
config_get alias.column
# [[0,1337566253.89858,0.000355720520019531],"Aliases.real_name"] Parameters#

This section describes all parameters. Required parameters#

There are required parameters. key#

Specifies the key of target configuration item.

The max key size is 4KiB.

You can’t use an empty string as key. value#

Specifies the value of the target configuration item specified by key.

The max value size is 4091B (= 4KiB - 5B). Optional parameters#

There is no optional parameter. Return value#

config_set command returns whether setting a configuration item value is succeeded or not:


If command succeeded, it returns true, otherwise it returns false on error. See also#