influxd recovery user update
influxd recovery user update to update a password. Useful when you forget your username and need to update your credentials. To retrieve all usernames in the system, use
influxd recovery user list or use
influxd recovery user create to create new user for recovery purposes.
This command can only be executed when the InfluxDB server (
influxd) is not running.
influxd recovery user update [flags]
|Path to the BoltDB file (default
|Enter the ID or name for an existing user
|New password for the specified user
Update a user password
influxd recovery user update \
--username example-username \
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