Waypoint Commands (CLI)
Waypoint is controlled via a very easy to use command-line interface (CLI). Waypoint is only a single command-line application: `waypoint`. This application then takes a subcommand such as `artifact` or `deployment`.
Waypoint Commands (CLI)
Waypoint is controlled via a very easy to use command-line interface (CLI). Waypoint
is only a single command-line application:
waypoint. This application then takes a
subcommand such as
deployment. The complete list of subcommands is in
the navigation to the left.
The waypoint CLI is a well-behaved command line application. In erroneous cases, a non-zero exit status will be returned. It also responds to -h and --help as you'd most likely expect.
To view a list of the available commands at any time, just run waypoint with no arguments:
$ waypoint Usage: waypoint [-version] [-help] [-autocomplete-(un)install] <command> [args] Common commands: build Build a new versioned artifact from source deploy Deploy a pushed artifact release Release a deployment up Perform the build, deploy, and release steps Other commands: artifact Artifact and build management auth-method Auth method management config Application configuration management context Server access configurations deployment Deployment creation and management destroy Delete all the resources created docs Show documentation for components exec Execute a command in the context of a running application instance fmt Rewrite waypoint.hcl configuration to a canonical format hostname Application URLs init Initialize and validate a project install Install the Waypoint server to Kubernetes, Nomad, or Docker logs Show log output from the current application deployment project Project management runner Runner management server Server management ui Open the web UI user User information and management version Prints the version of this Waypoint CLI
To get help for any specific command, pass the -h flag to the relevant subcommand. For example, to see help about the up subcommand:
$ waypoint up -h Usage: waypoint up [options] Perform the build, deploy, and release steps. Global Options: -app=<string> App to target. Certain commands require a single app target for Waypoint configurations with multiple apps. If you have a single app, then this can be ignored. This is aliased as "-a". -plain Plain output: no colors, no animation. The default is false. -project=<string> Project to target. This is aliased as "-p". -workspace=<string> Workspace to operate in. This is aliased as "-w". Operation Options: -label=<key=value> Labels to set for this operation. Can be specified multiple times. -local True to use a local runner to execute the operation, false to use a remote runner. If unset, Waypoint will automatically determine where the operation will occur, defaulting to remote if possible. -remote-source=<key=value> Override configurations for how remote runners source data. This is specified to the data source type being used in your configuration. This is used for example to set a specific Git ref to run against. -var=<key=value> Variable value to set for this operation. Can be specified multiple times. -var-file=<string> HCL or JSON file containing variable values to set for this operation. If any "*.auto.wpvars" or "*.auto.wpvars.json" files are present, they will be automatically loaded. Command Options: -prune Prune old unreleased deployments. The default is true. -prune-retain=<int> The number of unreleased deployments to keep. If this isn't set or is set to any negative number, then this will default to 1 on the server. If you want to prune all unreleased deployments, set this to 0. The default is -1.
waypoint -autocomplete-install will add the waypoint autocomplete capability
so you can do
waypoint <tab> on commands. Running
will remove it. Please note that this will modify your shell init script, so you will
need to reload your shell.