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influx v1 auth set-password

The influx v1 auth set-password command sets a password for an existing authorization in the InfluxDB 1.x compatibility API.

Usage

influx v1 auth set-password [flags]

Flags

FlagDescriptionInput typeMaps to ?
-c--active-configConfig name to use for commandstring$INFLUX_ACTIVE_CONFIG
--configs-pathPath to the influx CLI configurations (default: ~/.influxdbv2/configs)string$INFLUX_CONFIGS_PATH
-h--helpHelp for the set-password command
--hostHTTP address of InfluxDBstring$INFLUX_HOST
-i--idAuthorization IDstring
--passwordPassword to set on the authorizationstring
--skip-verifySkip TLS certificate verification
-t--tokenAuthentication tokenstring$INFLUX_TOKEN
--usernameAuthorization usernamestring$INFLUX_USERNAME

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.

Set a password for a v1 authorization
influx v1 auth set-password \
  --id 00xX00o0X001 \
  --password ExAmPl3PA55W0rD

Cloud or OSS?

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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