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influx config create

The influx config create command creates a new InfluxDB connection configuration and stores it in the configs file (by default, stored at ~/.influxdbv2/configs).

Usage

influx config create [flags]

Flags

FlagDescriptionInput typeMaps to ?
-a--activeSet the specified connection to be the active configuration.
-n--config-name(Required) Name of the new configuration.string
-h--helpHelp for the create command
--hide-headersHide table headers (default false)INFLUX_HIDE_HEADERS
-u--host-url(Required) Connection URL for the new configuration.string
--jsonOutput data as JSON (default false)INFLUX_OUTPUT_JSON
-o--orgOrganization namestring

Examples

# Create a connection configuration and set it active
influx config create --active \
  -n config-name \
  -u http://localhost:9999 \
  -t mySuP3rS3cr3tT0keN \
  -o example-org

# Create a connection configuration without setting it active
influx config create \
  -n config-name \
  -u http://localhost:9999 \
  -t mySuP3rS3cr3tT0keN \
  -o example-org

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