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GH-LABEL-CREATE(1) GitHub CLI manual GH-LABEL-CREATE(1)

NAME

gh-label-create - Create a new label

SYNOPSIS

gh label create <name> [flags]

DESCRIPTION

Create a new label on GitHub, or update an existing one with --force.

Must specify name for the label. The description and color are optional. If a color isn't provided, a random one will be chosen.

The label color needs to be 6 character hex value.

OPTIONS

Color of the label

Description of the label

Update the label color and description if label already exists

OPTIONS INHERITED FROM PARENT COMMANDS

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

EXAMPLE

# create new bug label
$ gh label create bug --description "Something isn't working" --color E99695

SEE ALSO

gh-label(1)

Jul 2024 GitHub CLI v2.52.0