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influx stacks init

The influx stacks init command initializes an InfluxDB stack.

Usage

influx stacks init [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
-h--helpHelp for the init command
--hide-headersHide table headers (default false)INFLUX_HIDE_HEADERS
--hostHTTP address of InfluxDB (default http://localhost:8086)stringINFLUX_HOST
--jsonOutput data as JSON (default false)INFLUX_OUTPUT_JSON
-o--orgOrganization name (mutually exclusive with --org-id)stringINFLUX_ORG
--org-idOrganization ID (mutually exclusive with --org)stringINFLUX_ORG_ID
--skip-verifySkip TLS certificate verification
-d--stack-descriptionStack descriptionstring
-n--stack-nameStack namestring
-u--template-urlTemplate URLs to associate with a stacklist of strings
-t--tokenAuthentication tokenstringINFLUX_TOKEN

Examples

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.

Initialize a stack with a name and description
influx stack init -n "Example Stack" -d "InfluxDB stack for monitoring some awesome stuff"
Initialize a stack with a name and URLs to associate with the stack
influx stack init -n "Example Stack" -u https://example.com/template-1.yml

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InfluxDB OSS 2.0 now generally available!

InfluxDB OSS 2.0 is now generally available and ready for production use. See the InfluxDB OSS 2.0 release notes.

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