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influx org create

Works with InfluxDB OSS 2.x

The influx org create command works with InfluxDB OSS 2.x, but does not work with InfluxDB Cloud. New organizations are created for each new InfluxDB account. For information about creating an InfluxDB Cloud account, see sign up for InfluxDB Cloud.

The influx org create creates an organization in InfluxDB.

Usage

influx org create [flags]

Flags

FlagDescriptionInput typeMaps to ?
-c--active-configCLI configuration to use for commandstring
--configs-pathPath to influx CLI configurations (default ~/.influxdbv2/configs)stringINFLUX_CONFIGS_PATH
-d--descriptionDescription of the organization
-h--helpHelp for the create command
--hide-headersHide table headers (default false)INFLUX_HIDE_HEADERS
--hostHTTP address of InfluxDB (default http://localhost:8086)stringINFLUX_HOST
--http-debugInspect communication with InfluxDB servers.string
--jsonOutput data as JSON (default false)INFLUX_OUTPUT_JSON
-n--name(Required) Organization namestring
--skip-verifySkip TLS certificate verificationINFLUX_SKIP_VERIFY
-t--tokenAPI tokenstringINFLUX_TOKEN

Examples

Authentication credentials

The examples below assume your InfluxDB host, organization, and token are provided by the active influx CLI configuration. If you do not have a CLI configuration set up, use the appropriate flags to provide these required credentials.

Create an organization
influx org create --name example-org
Create an organization with a description
influx org create \
  --name example-org \
  --description "Example organization description"

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