pastry is a command line tool to paste files to pastemyst

you can find the source here:


you can download the binaries from the release page on the github repo: pastry/releases

download from cli on linux:


after downloading just extract the archive file, and place it in some directory thats in your path

there is also a package for arch on the aur: pastry-aur

to build from source you will need dmd and dub, then just run dub build


create a paste from files and/or directories

pastry file1.txt file2.txt someDir/

set title

pastry file1.txt -t "paste title"

set language of all files

pastry file1 -l markdown

set expires in

pastry file1 -e oneHour

setting the default expires in time, this value will be used when you dont specify the --expires|-e option

pastry --set-default-expires oneDay

setting the language to be used for files without an extension, default is plaintext

pastry --set-no-extension markdown

set the token, you can get your token on your pastemyst profile settings page. once you set the token you can create private pastes, and all pastes you make will show on your profile

pastry --set-token <YOUR_TOKEN>

# create private paste
pastry file1.txt -p