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influx config command displays the active InfluxDB connection configuration
and manages multiple connection configurations stored, by default, in
Each connection includes a URL, token, associated organization, and active setting.
InfluxDB reads the token from the active connection configuration, so you don’t
have to manually enter a token to log into InfluxDB.
influx config [flags] influx config [command] influx config <config-name>
Quickly switch between configurations
# Syntax influx config <config-name> # Example influx config local-config
To quickly switch back to the previous configuration, use the following command:
influx config -
# Show the active connection configuration influx config # Set a connection configuration as active influx config local-config
|create||Create a connection configuration|
|list||List connection configurations|
|delete||Delete a connection configuration|
|set||Set or update a connection configuration|
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