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influx config

The influx config command displays the active InfluxDB connection configuration and manages multiple connection configurations stored, by default, in ~/.influxdbv2/configs. 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.

Usage

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 -

Examples

# Show the active connection configuration
influx config

# Set a connection configuration as active
influx config local-config

Subcommands

Subcommand Description
create Create a connection configuration
list List connection configurations
delete Delete a connection configuration
set Set or update a connection configuration

Flags

Flag Description
-h --help Help for the config command

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The future of Flux

Flux is going into maintenance mode. You can continue using it as you currently are without any changes to your code.

Flux is going into maintenance mode and will not be supported in InfluxDB 3.0. This was a decision based on the broad demand for SQL and the continued growth and adoption of InfluxQL. We are continuing to support Flux for users in 1.x and 2.x so you can continue using it with no changes to your code. If you are interested in transitioning to InfluxDB 3.0 and want to future-proof your code, we suggest using InfluxQL.

For information about the future of Flux, see the following:

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