codecov.yml Reference

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Top-level sections used in codecov.yml

codecov

codecov:
  token: "<some token here>"
  bot: "codecov-io"
  ci:
    - "travis.org"
  strict_yaml_branch: "yaml-config"
  max_report_age: 24
  disable_default_path_fixes: no
  require_ci_to_pass: yes
  notify:
    after_n_builds: 2
    wait_for_ci: yes

codecov.token

The repository upload token

  • Type: String
  • Default: N/A

codecov.bot

The username you want to use for Codecov operations


codecov.ci

Additional CI provider URLs you want Codecov to recognize.


codecov.strict_yaml_branch

Specify a branch you want Codecov to always only read the YAML from


codecov.max_report_age

The age you want coverage reports to expire at, or if you want to disable this check. Expired reports will not be processed by codecov.


codecov.disable_default_path_fixes

Should Codecov's default path fixes be disabled


codecov.require_ci_to_pass

Should Codecov wait for all other statuses to pass before sending its status.

  • Type: Boolean
  • Default: yes

codecov.notify

codecov.notify.after_n_builds

How many uploaded reports Codecov should wait to receive before sending statuses


codecov.notify.wait_for_ci

Should Codecov wait for all CI statuses to complete before sending ours.
Note: Codecov considers all non-codecov statuses to be CI statuses

  • Type: Boolean
  • Default: yes

coverage

coverage:
  precision: 2
  round: down
  range: "70...100"
  notify:
    # notification blocks. See: https://docs.codecov.io/docs/codecovyml-reference#section-coverage-notify
  status:
    project:
    patch:
    changes:

coverage.precision

What precision do you want the coverage value to be

  • Type: Range(0,5)
  • Default: 2

coverage.round

Which direction to you want to round the coverage value

  • Type: One of 'down', 'up', 'nearest'
  • Default: down

coverage.range

The value range where you want the value to be green


coverage.notify

The standard notification settings are shown below, but it is recommend to view https://docs.codecov.io/docs/notifications for more information.

<notification_provider>: #see: ttps://docs.codecov.io/docs/notifications
  url: "https://hooks.example.com/hook/8675309"
  branches': 
    - master
    - dev
    - staging
  threshold': 1%
  flags: 
    - backend
    - frontend
  base: "parent"
  only_pulls: false
  paths: "*/**/*"

Note that the following notification providers are supported and will need to be defined in the YAML (see Notifications):

  • Gitter
  • Hipchat
  • IRC
  • Slack

coverage.status

See: https://docs.codecov.io/docs/commit-status for more information

coverage:
  status:
    project:
      default: # This can be anything, but it needs to exist as the name
        # basic settings
        target: auto
        threshold: 5%
        base: auto 
        # advanced settings
        branches: 
          - master
        if_ci_failed: error #success, failure, error, ignore
        only_pulls: false
        flags: 
          - frontend
        paths: 
          - src/frontend

parsers

parsers:
  javascript:
    enable_partials: yes # default yes
  v1:
    include_full_missed_files: true  # default false
 gcov:
    branch_detection:
      conditional: yes
      loop: yes
      method: no
      macro: no

parsers.javascript

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parsers.v1

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parsers.gcov

Controls how Codecov parses branch coverage in gcov reports. The coverage must exist in the uploaded report for us to parse it.

  • Type: map
parsers:
  gcov:
    branch_detection:
      conditional: yes
      loop: yes
      method: no
      macro: no

parsers.go

Controls how Codecov parses partial coverage in Golang reports. The coverage must exist in the uploaded report for us to parse it.

  • Type: map
parsers:
  go:
    partials_as_hits: true #false by default

ignore

ignore:
  - "path/to/folder"  # ignore folders and all its contents
  - "test_*.rb"       # wildcards accepted
  - "**/*.py"         # glob accepted

fixes

fixes:
  - "before/::after/"  # move path   e.g., "before/path" => "after/path"
  - "::after/"         # move root   e.g., "path/" => "after/path/"
  - "before/::"        # reduce root e.g., "before/path/" => "path/"

flags

flags:
  projectA:  
    paths:
      - projectA/src
     carryforward: false #default -- false
  projectB:
    paths:
      - projectB/src
     carryforward: true

comment

comment:
  layout: "reach, diff, flags, files"
  behavior: default
  require_changes: false  # if true: only post the comment if coverage changes

github_checks (GitHub users only)

github_checks:
  annotations: false

Codecov Cloud Report Archiving

  • How to disable archiving - In your codecov.yml, set the following line to false as follows:
codecov:
  archive:
    uploads: false

annotations

Specify whether to use GitHub Checks annotations or normal statuses. GitHub Checks are enabled by default and can be modified on the top level in your codecov.yml.


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