csv

Use the csv InSpec audit resource to test configuration data in a CSV file.


Syntax

A csv resource block declares the configuration data to be tested:

describe csv('file') do
  its('name') { should cmp 'foo' }
end

where

  • 'file' is the path to a CSV file
  • name is a configuration setting in a CSV file
  • should eq 'foo' tests a value of name as read from a CSV file versus the value declared in the test


Examples

The following examples show how to use this InSpec audit resource.

Test a CSV file

describe csv('some_file.csv') do
  its('setting') { should eq 1 }
end


Property Examples

name

The name property tests the value of name as read from a CSV file compared to the value declared in the test.

its('name') { should cmp 'foo' }


Matchers

For a full list of available matchers, please visit our matchers page.