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influxd - InfluxDB daemon

The influxd daemon starts and runs all the processes necessary for InfluxDB to function.


influxd [flags]
influxd [command]


generateGenerate time series data sets using TOML schema.
inspectInspect on-disk database data.
runStart the influxd server (default)


FlagDescriptionInput type
--assets-pathOverride default assets by serving from a specific directory (developer mode)string
--bolt-pathPath to boltdb database (default ~/.influxdbv2/influxd.bolt)string
--e2e-testingAdd /debug/flush endpoint to clear stores; used for end-to-end tests (default false)
--engine-pathPath to persistent engine files (default ~/.influxdbv2/engine)string
-h, --helpHelp for influxd
--http-bind-addressBind address for the REST HTTP API (default :9999)string
--log-levelSupported log levels are debug, info, and error (default info)string
--reporting-disabledDisable sending telemetry data to
--secret-storeData store for secrets (bolt or vault) (default bolt)string
--session-lengthTTL in minutes for newly created sessions (default 60)integer
--session-renew-disabledDisables automatically extending session TTL on request
--storeData store for REST resources (bolt or memory) (default bolt)string
--tracing-typeSupported tracing types (log or jaeger)string