influxd - InfluxDB service

This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.3 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.3 documentation.

The influxd daemon starts and runs all the processes necessary for InfluxDB to function.


influxd [flags]
influxd [command]

For information about other available InfluxDB configuration methods, see InfluxDB configuration options.


Command Description
downgrade Downgrade metadata schema to match an older release
help Output help information for influxd
inspect Inspect on-disk database data
print-config Print full influxd configuration for the current environment
recovery Recover operator access to InfluxDB
run Start the influxd server (default)
upgrade Upgrade a 1.x version of InfluxDB to 2.1
version Output the current version of InfluxDB


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