To configure authors, create a file named
.authors.yml in your project’s working directory.
.authors.yml should be valid YAML and contain five key-value pairs.
authors recognizes the following five keys.
name: The name of the output file generated by authors.
kind: The format of the output file, where
txtare valid values.
heading: The heading string.
opening: The opening string.
closing: The closing string.
If authors cannot find
.authors.yml, or if it detects any missing or invalid values, then it will use the following default values.
name: AUTHORS kind: md heading: Authors opening: Thank you to all of our contributors. closing: This project would not be possible without you.