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v2.0

influx write – Write data to InfluxDB using the CLI

The influx write writes a single line of line protocol to InfluxDB, or adds an entire file specified with an @ prefix.

Usage

influx write [line protocol or @/path/to/points.txt] [flags]

Flags

Flag Description Input type
-b, --bucket The name of destination bucket string
--bucket-id The ID of destination bucket string
-h, --help Help for the write command
-o, --org The name of the organization that owns the bucket string
--org-id The ID of the organization that owns the bucket string
-p, --precision Precision of the timestamps of the lines (default ns) string

Global flags

Global flag Description Input type
--host HTTP address of InfluxDB (default http://localhost:9999) string
--local Run commands locally against the filesystem
-t, --token API token to be used throughout client calls string

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