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influx v1 auth set-password

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 influx v1 auth set-password command sets a password for an existing authorization in the InfluxDB 1.x compatibility API.

Usage

influx v1 auth set-password [flags]

Flags

Flag Description Input type Maps to ?
-c --active-config Config name to use for command string INFLUX_ACTIVE_CONFIG
--configs-path Path to the influx CLI configurations (default: ~/.influxdbv2/configs) string INFLUX_CONFIGS_PATH
-h --help Help for the set-password command
--host HTTP address of InfluxDB string INFLUX_HOST
-i --id Authorization ID string
--password Password to set on the authorization string
--skip-verify Skip TLS certificate verification INFLUX_SKIP_VERIFY
-t --token API token string INFLUX_TOKEN
--username Authorization username string INFLUX_USERNAME

Examples

Authentication credentials

The examples below assume your InfluxDB host, organization, and token are provided by the active influx CLI configuration. If you do not have a CLI configuration set up, use the appropriate flags to provide these required credentials.

Set a password for a v1 authorization
influx v1 auth set-password \
  --id 00xX00o0X001 \
  --password ExAmPl3PA55W0rD

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