bkr-pool-create man page

bkr-pool-create ā€” Create a system pool


bkr pool-create [options] <poolname>
[--description <description>]
[--owning-group <groupname> | --owner <user>]


Creates a Beaker system pool. By default the new pool is owned by the user who created it. To set a different owner, use the --owning-group or --owner options.

(Note: this command requires Python 2.6 or later)

New in version 20.


--description <description>

Set the system pool's description

--owning-group <groupname>

Set the owner of the system pool to group <groupname>

--owner <user>

Set the owner of the system pool to user instead of the currently logged in user.

Common bkr options are described in the Options section of bkr(1).

Exit Status

Non-zero on error, otherwise zero.


Create a system pool called "beakerdevs":

bkr pool-create beakerdevs --description "Beaker developers"

Create a system pool called "beakerdevs" with the owner set to group "beakerdevs":

bkr pool-create beakerdevs --owning-group beakerdevs

See Also



The Beaker team <beaker-devel@lists.fedorahosted.org>

Referenced By


Jan 29, 2020 27.1 Beaker