influx task retry-failed

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The influx task retry-failed command retries failed InfluxDB task runs.


influx task retry-failed [flags]


FlagDescriptionInput typeMaps to ?
--afterRetry task runs that occurred after this time (RFC3339 timestamp)string
-c--active-configCLI configuration to use for commandstring
--configs-pathPath to influx CLI configurations (default ~/.influxdbv2/configs)stringINFLUX_CONFIGS_PATH
--beforeRetry task runs that occurred before this time (RFC3339 timestamp)string
--dry-runPrint information about task runs that would be retried
-h--helpHelp for the list 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
-i--idTask IDstring
--jsonOutput data as JSON (default false)INFLUX_OUTPUT_JSON
-o--orgTask organization namestringINFLUX_ORG
--org-idTask organization IDstringINFLUX_ORG_ID
--run-limitMaximum number of failed runs to retry per task (1-500, default 100)integer
--skip-verifySkip TLS certificate verificationINFLUX_SKIP_VERIFY
--task-limitMaximum number of tasks to retry failed runs for (1-500, default 100)integer
-t--tokenAPI tokenstringINFLUX_TOKEN


Authentication credentials

The examples below assume your InfluxDB host, organization, and token are provided by either the active influx CLI configuration or by environment variables (INFLUX_HOST, INFLUX_ORG, and INFLUX_TOKEN). If you do not have a CLI configuration set up or the environment variables set, include these required credentials for each command with the following flags:

  • --host: InfluxDB host
  • -o, --org or --org-id: InfluxDB organization name or ID
  • -t, --token: InfluxDB API token

Required permissions

Use an Operator or All-Access token to retry failed tasks.

Retry failed task runs for a specific task ID
influx task retry-failed \
  --id 0Xx0oox00XXoxxoo1
Retry failed task runs that occurred before a specific time
influx task retry-failed \
  --before 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z
Retry failed task runs that occurred after a specific time
influx task retry-failed \
  --after 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z
Retry failed task runs that occurred in a specific time range
influx task retry-failed \
  --after 2021-01-01T00:00:00Z \
  --before 2021-01-01T23:59:59Z
Retry failed runs for a limited number of tasks
influx task retry-failed \
  --task-limit 5
Retry a limited number of failed runs for a task
influx task retry-failed \
  --id 0Xx0oox00XXoxxoo1 \
  --run-limit 5
influx task retry-failed \

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