InfluxDB Docs

influx ping – Check the health of InfluxDB

The influx ping command checks the health of a running InfluxDB instance by querying the /health endpoint. It does not require an authorization token.


influx ping [flags]


-h, --helpHelp for the ping command

Global Flags

Global flagDescriptionInput type
--hostHTTP address of InfluxDB (default http://localhost:9999)string
--localRun commands locally against the filesystem
-t, --tokenAPI token to be used throughout client callsstring