influx backup command backs up data stored in InfluxDB to a specified directory.
influx backup [flags] path
|Flag||Description||Input type||Maps to ?|
|CLI configuration to use for command||string|
|ID of the bucket to back up from (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|Name of the bucket to back up from (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|By default, ||string|
|Path to ||string|
|Help for the |
|Hide table headers (default |
|HTTP address of InfluxDB (default: ||string|
|Inspect communication with InfluxDB servers.||string|
|Output data as JSON (default |
|Organization name (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|Organization ID (mutually exclusive with ||string|
|Skip TLS certificate verification||string|
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.
- Back up all data to a directory
- Back up all data to the current working directory
- Back up a specific bucket to a directory
Back up all data to a directory
influx backup /path/to/backup/dir/
Back up all data to the current working directory
influx backup ./
Back up a specific bucket to a directory
influx backup --bucket example-bucket /path/to/backup/dir/
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