New Meltano plugin: files-gitpod

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A plugin for adding a Gitpod configuration to a Meltano project.

Andrew Stewart

Gitpod ( is a great tool for spinning up fresh, disposable, containerized development environments built with CI/CD automation. It’s a fantastic development environment for projects.

Getting started with Gitpod generally involves adding a .gitpod.yml configuration file to your project, as well as any supporting files (Dockerfiles, docker-compose configuration, etc).

I put together a simple Meltano files plugin to add a basic Gitpod setup to a Meltano project:


For attribution, please cite this work as

Stewart (2022, May 29). Andrew Stewart: New Meltano plugin: files-gitpod. Retrieved from

BibTeX citation

  author = {Stewart, Andrew},
  title = {Andrew Stewart: New Meltano plugin: files-gitpod},
  url = {},
  year = {2022}