influx setup command walks through the initial InfluxDB OSS setup process,
creating a default user, organization, and bucket.
The Operator token created in the InfluxDB setup process has full read and write access to all organizations in the database.
influx setup [flags]
|Flag||Description||Data type||Maps to ?|
|CLI configuration to use for command||string|
|Primary bucket name||string|
|Path to ||string|
|Skip confirmation prompt|
|Help for the |
|HTTP address of InfluxDB (default ||string|
|Inspect communication with InfluxDB servers.||string|
|Primary organization name||string|
|Password for primary user||string|
|Duration bucket will retain data (0 is infinite, default is 0)||duration|
|Skip TLS certificate verification|
|Token for admin user (auto-generated by default)||string|
--retention units are nanoseconds (
ns), microseconds (
ms), seconds (
s), minutes (
m), hours (
h), days (
d), and weeks (
Start interactive InfluxDB setup
Set up InfluxDB with all required information and skip confirmation
influx setup \ --org example-org \ --bucket example-bucket \ --username example-user \ --password ExAmPl3PA55W0rD \ --force
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