#alfred #workflow #github

bin+lib github-workflow

GitHub Alfred Workflow to quickly search and open repositories

5 stable releases

2.3.0 Jun 23, 2022
2.2.0 Nov 5, 2021
2.1.0 Nov 10, 2019
2.0.0 Aug 17, 2019
1.0.0 Dec 31, 2018

#911 in Development tools

MIT license

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Github Workflow

Github Alfred Workflow to cache and search repositories


sqlite - cache and config values are stored in an sqlite database Github Access Token - for Github API access


  1. Download github-workflow.alfredworkflow from the repo's releases section
  2. Install in Alfred (double-click)


  1. Have your GitHub Access Token ready, if you don't have one you can generate here https://github.com/settings/tokens; you may have to ensure it is authorized for SSO.
  2. In Alfred set the API_KEY environment variable to your GitHub API key/Access Token. Alfred Settings
  3. In Alfred type gh , navigate to refresh, hit ENTER to cache/index your GitHub repositories. This may take some time depending on the number of organizations and repositories you have access to, there will be a notification popup once complete.


  • gh <reponame> which queries Github repositories


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