[SOLVED] Command to retrieve SMTP Password by airflow


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How to retrieve SMTP password by airflow using smtp_password_cmd value?

I have added all the environment variables in composer environment which intern overrides airflow configuration.

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Please give me a brief understanding of what command need to add in composer environment, so that it airflow uses this command to get the value of password?


As stated in this SO post, it is better to use Secret Manager for this purpose. To use a secret stored in Secret Manager to retrieve an SMTP password, you can follow this documentation.

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