influx repl

This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.6 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.6 documentation.

Removed in InfluxDB 2.0 beta-16

The influx repl command was removed in InfluxDB 2.0 beta-16. To use the Flux REPL, build the REPL from source. For more information, see the Flux GitHub repository.

The influx repl command opens an interactive Read-Eval-Print Loop (REPL) from which you can run Flux commands.


influx repl [flags]

Use ctrl + d to exit the REPL.

To use the Flux REPL, you must first authenticate with a token.


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 repl command
--hostHTTP address of InfluxDB (default http://localhost:8086)stringINFLUX_HOST
--http-debugInspect communication with InfluxDB servers.string
-o--orgOrganization name (mutually exclusive with --org-id)stringINFLUX_ORG
--org-idOrganization ID (mutually exclusive with --org)stringINFLUX_ORG_ID
--skip-verifySkip TLS certificate verificationINFLUX_SKIP_VERIFY
-t--tokenAPI tokenstringINFLUX_TOKEN

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