Command format

To perform a command, open a command window and invoke da-client along with the command and parameters.

Commands have the following format:

da-client [global-args...] [global-flags...]
<command> [args...]

The global arguments are:

Argument Description
-authtoken, –authtoken
Optional. Can be set using the environment variable DS_AUTH_TOKEN. An authentication token generated by the server. Either an authtoken or a username and password is required.
-password, –password
Optional. Can be set using the environment variable DS_PASSWORD. A password to authenticate with the server. Either an authtoken or a username and password is required.
-username, –username
Optional. Can be set using the environment variable DS_USERNAME. A username to authenticate with the server. Either an authtoken or a username and password is required.
-weburl, –weburl
Required. Can be set using the environment variable DS_WEB_URL. The base URL of the Deployment Automation server. For example: "http://serverName:8080/da"

The global flags are:

Flag Description
-t, –getTemplate Show the JSON template for the command instead of running the command. If a file argument is provided, the template will be output to that file.
-h, –help Print the full description and help of the given command instead of running the command.
-v, –verbose Print extra information during execution.

Note: CLI commands and parameters are case sensitive.