Jackal Nellie

Run commands against a repository. That's it.


This service assumes the payload information provided via the code fetcher service.


Available configuration options:

  • working_directory - working directory on host system
  • script_name - file name of nellie file (defaults to .nellie)
  • max_execution_time - maximum number of seconds to allow execution

Nellie file structure

Nellie supports two file styles:

  1. Executable
  2. JSON

Executable format

If the file is not in a JSON format, nellie will attempt to execute it using the bash shell.

JSON format

Nellie also supports a JSON file with the following structure:

  "commands": [
    "touch /tmp/test.txt"
  "environment": {
    "MY_VAR": "MY_VALUE"