Building The Provider
Clone repository to:
$ mkdir -p $GOPATH/src/github.com/terraform-providers; cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/terraform-providers $ git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:terraform-providers/terraform-provider-datadog
Enter the provider directory and build the provider
$ cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/terraform-providers/terraform-provider-datadog $ make build
Using the provider
If you're building the provider, follow the instructions to install it as a plugin. After placing it into your plugins directory, run
terraform init to initialize it.
Developing the Provider
If you wish to work on the provider, you'll first need Go installed on your machine (version 1.11+ is required). You'll also need to correctly setup a GOPATH, as well as adding
$GOPATH/bin to your
To compile the provider, run
make build. This will build the provider and put the provider binary in the
$ make build ... $ $GOPATH/bin/terraform-provider-datadog ...
In order to test the provider, you can simply run
$ make test
In order to run the full suite of Acceptance tests, run
Note: Acceptance tests create real resources, and often cost money to run.
$ make testacc