... cookiecutter: cookiecutter.json


The way cookiecutter works is depicted in the diagram below.

The command line looks at the cookiecutter.json file and all surrounding files and folders that might contain a {{ cookiecutter.VARIABLE }} in it.

Note that the folder name is {{cookiecutter.project}}.

The contents of the cookiecutter.json file;

  "project": "project"

The contents of the readme.md file;

# readme of {{cookiecutter.project}}

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